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Summer Research Experiences (REU) for Undergraduates: Coastal Ocean Processes with the USC Wrigley Institute for Environmental Studies


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Academic Level:
Undergraduates - First Year
Undergraduates - Sophomore
Undergraduates - Junior

Description:
This NSF-funded REU program will support 8 highly motivated undergraduate students to conduct independent but guided research that focuses on Coastal Ocean Processes during an intensive 10-week program at the USC Wrigley Marine Science Center on Catalina Island, CA.No research experience needed!

The program will provide students with hands-on research experience, training in laboratory and field methodologies, introductory lectures and special seminars in oceanography and marine science, academic and career advisement, group activities and field trips to explore different parts of the island and ecosystems. Other benefits include a stipend ($500/week), housing, meals and travel from home institutions.

You must be a U.S. citizen, national or resident to be eligible for this program.

We especially encourage students from underrepresented groups or limited research opportunities to apply!
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Application Deadline: 2/15/2017
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Program Dates: 6/5/2017 - 8/11/2017

Participating Institution(s):
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Wrigley Institute for Environmental Studies, University of Southern California (Lead)
National Science Foundation (NSF)
University of Southern California

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Aquatic & Fisheries Sciences
Bioinformatics & Genomics
Ecology & Evolution
Environmental Sciences
Genetics & Genomics
Geological Sciences
Marine Sciences & Oceanography
Microbiology
Physiology
Spatial/Geographic Information Systems

Keywords:
Biological Oceanography
Coastal Ocean Sciences
Evolutionary Biology
Genomic Analysis
Marine Biology
Marine Science
Microbial Ecology
Ocean Science

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


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