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REU Site: Mechanisms of Evolution


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

Note: this opportunity encourages applications from community college students.

Description:
The goals of this program are to provide undergraduates with hypothesis-based projects that investigate one or more mechanisms of evolution, promote careers in science, and reinforce the connection between genetics and evolution. At the conclusion of the program, students will present their research results at a scientific colloquium.


Application Deadline: 3/5/2022
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Program Dates: 6/5/2022 - 8/5/2022

Participating Institution(s):
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University of Nevada, Las Vegas (Lead)
Nevada State College

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Biochemistry
Biology
Cellular Biology
Computational Sciences
Ecology & Evolution
Microbiology
Molecular Biology
Plant Sciences
Statistics

Keywords:
Astrobiology
Big Data Science
Biofilm Engineering
Biogeography
Bioinformatics
DNA research
Geobiology
Geochemistry
Microbial Biology
Microbial Ecology

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


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