NSF - REU in Nanotechnology/Biomedicine at University of Georgia

University of Georgia

NSF- Interdisciplinary Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program 

in Nanotechnology and Biomedicine

(http://reu.engr.uga.edu/)

 

 
The University of Georgia focuses on hands-on and interdisciplinary research experience at the interface of nanotechnology and biomedicine. More than 30 faculty participants from the College of Engineering, College of Arts and Science, and Medical School inspire students by creating an atmosphere of collaboration and creativity. Students will participate in interdisciplinary research projects that apply nanotechnology to specific biomedical problems. Each REU student will be co-mentored by paired faculty from the nanotechnology and biomedical disciplines on a collaborative research project.

PROGRAM INCLUDES
·         Hands-on research in state-of-the-art facilities

·         10 exciting projects from 30+ faculty (http://reu.engr.uga.edu/?page_id=929)
·         Weekly career development seminars, workshops, and field trips
·         Group social activities
·         Presentations in research symposiums and BMES annual meeting in Atlanta, Georgia
 
ELIGIBILITY
·         Undergraduate students majoring in science or engineering
·         U.S. Citizen or permanent resident
·         Minorities and women strongly encouraged to apply
 
AWARD
·         $5,000 stipend
·         Travel allowance
·         Accommodation
 
Application deadline is February 11, 2018. Selections will be based on a combination of research interests, academic qualifications and faculty recommendations.
 
Program Dates: May 21, 2018 – July 28, 2018

Click here to apply or for more information (http://reu.engr.uga.edu/)

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Leidong Mao, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Distinguished Faculty Fellow, College of EngineeringIntegrated Life SciencesUniversity of Georgia
Director, Nanotechnology and Biomedicine REU Site

Deadline: 
Sunday, February 11, 2018
Job type: 
Undergrad
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