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Undergraduate Research in Catalysis and Photocatalysis in Lyon, France

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Exciting research positions for undergraduates are available in catalysis and photocatalysis in Lyon, France. The Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1 and l’Institut de recherches sur la catalyse et l’environnement de Lyon, IRCELYON (The Institute of Research on Catalysis and the Environment of Lyon) are established European centers of excellence for catalysis and photocatalysis research. Selected undergraduate students will participate in pre-travel virtual orientation programs, an on-site orientation in Lyon, research in catalysis or photocatalysis in Lyon, and additional enrichment activities in Lyon. Post-program follow up activities will also occur, and travel funds will be available for presenting research results at a regional or national conference in the US.Full time positions begin May 23, end July 27, 2018, and are accompanied by a stipend of $5000. Housing, meal, and travel costs are also included. College students entering the sophomore, junior, or senior year in Fall 2018 are eligible, but strong preference will be given to students with prior research experience. No French language skills are required, but a willingness to learn is necessary. Consideration of applications will begin by Jan. 26, 2018. The program is open to US citizens and permanent residents who will not hold a bachelor's degree prior to Aug. 1, 2018.

Application Deadline: 1/26/2018
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Program Dates: 5/23/2018 - 7/27/2018

Participating Institution(s):
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University of New Orleans (Lead)

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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Civil & Environmental Engineering
Materials Science & Engineering

Environmental Chemistry
Materials Chemistry
Nanomaterials Science & Engineering
Organic Chemistry

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This program is funded by:
National Science Foundation (NSF)

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