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Shannon Point Marine Center REU


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

Description:
Gain hands-on experience doing marine science research on the beautiful waters of the Salish Sea.

The Shannon Point Marine Center is accepting applications for the Research Experiences for Undergraduates program. Students work one-on-one with faculty mentors studying themes related to productivity and nutrient cycling in local watershed systems; marine microbial ecology; physiology of symbiosis; larval development; physiology, ecology, and morphology of marine invertebrates; coastal oceanography; and chemical ecology.

Student support includes a $4500 stipend plus a $630 food allowance, a travel allowance and housing at the marine center for the nine-week session.


Application Deadline: 2/15/2017
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Program Dates: 6/20/2017 - 8/18/2017

Participating Institution(s):
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Western Washington University (Lead)

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Environmental Sciences
Marine Sciences & Oceanography

Keywords:
Aquatic Chemistry
Benthic Invertebrates
Conservation
Marine Biology
Marine Chemistry
Marine Invertebrates
Ocean Acidification

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


Page last updated 11/16/2016
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