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Pollination Nation Undergraduate Summer Research Program


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Academic Level:
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Note: this opportunity encourages applications from community college students.

Description:
Pollination Nation is a 10 week paid research experience hosted by scientists at North Dakota State University and the USDA in Fargo, ND. Students will conduct research focused on understanding overwintering and pollinator health using a variety of techniques, including both field and lab experiments.

Students will participate in weekly professional development activities, and social events including BBQs, game nights, and local outings with other researchers and mentors. At the end of the 10 week program, students will present research posters at the NDSU Undergraduate Research Symposium.

Students from underrepresented groups and Tribal Colleges are particularly encouraged to apply.Applicants must be US citizens.

Program dates: 10 weeks (May 28, 2019 - Aug 2) Salary and Housing: $4500 ($450/week). For participants from outside Fargo, housing may be provided on NDSU campus.


Application Deadline: 2/15/2019
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Program Dates: 5/28/2019 - 8/2/2019

Participating Institution(s):
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North Dakota State University (Lead)
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) (Lead)

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Bioinformatics & Genomics
Biology
Ecology & Evolution
Entomology
Environmental Sciences
Molecular Biology
Molecular Biology
Physiology

Keywords:
Ecophysiology
Entomology
Environmental Change
Genomic Analysis
Pollination Ecology
Thermal Biology
Thermal Physiology

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This program is funded by:
National Science Foundation (NSF)
U.S. Dept. of Agriculture (USDA)


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