USC Wrigley Institute for Environmental Studies Seeking Undergraduates to Conduct Research in Coastal Ocean Processes

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Categories: Undergraduate, Internship

Date: 2/23/2019

The USC Wrigley Institute for Environmental Studies is now accepting applications for the 2019 Summer Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program in Coastal Ocean Processes. We encourage students who are interested in conducting independent but guided research in marine and coastal ocean systems to apply! No prior research experience needed! We especially encourage students from underrepresented communities and research-limited or marine science limited institutions to apply!

Some important information about the program below:
  • Application deadline: Feb. 22, 2019
  • Program Dates: Jun 10 - Aug 16, 2019 (10 weeks)
  • Program Location: USC Wrigley Marine Science Center on Catalina Island, CA
  • Requirements: Must be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident or national to apply. Must have completed have completed at least one year of undergraduate study by Summer 2019 and must plan to be enrolled as a continuing undergraduate in Fall 2019.
  • Research Topics broadly include microbial diversity and ecology, biogeochemistry, hydrology, behavioral ecology, comparative physiology, invertebrate and fish ecology, macroalgal ecology and physiology. Seeking AAUS certified divers for two of the projects!

Application deadline is February 22, 2019!

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