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Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) at the Shannon Point Marine Center


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

Description:
The Shannon Point Marine Center's (SPMC) Research Experiences for Undergraduates Site will support guided, independent research on the part of eight undergraduates. Student support includes a $4500 stipend plus a $630 food allowance, a travel allowance and housing at SPMC for the nine-week session. Students work with faculty mentors, conducting projects and developing written and oral reports at the conclusion of the session. General research themes include 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.
upcoming deadline

Application Deadline: 2/15/2018

Program Dates: 6/19/2018 - 8/17/2018

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:
Biology
Ecology & Evolution
Environmental Sciences
Marine Sciences & Oceanography

Keywords:
Aquatic Chemistry
Benthic Invertebrates
Biological Oceanography
Coastal Ocean Sciences
Conservation
Environmental Change
Marine Biology
Marine Chemistry
Marine Invertebrates
Ocean Acidification

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


Page last updated 12/19/2017
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