18 Nov 2017

REU Paid Undergraduate Researcher

West Virginia University – Posted by mrichar2 Morgantown, West Virginia, United States

Job Description

The 2018 NSF-funded REU Site: Research in Chemistry at West Virginia University (May 20-July 27, 2018) is now accepting applications from undergraduates who 1) are majoring in chemistry or biochemistry (pre-majors also considered), 2) are citizens, nationals, or permanent residents of the U.S. or its territories, and 3) are interested in a research and training experience akin to that of a graduate student. Selected participants spend 10-weeks working on research on projects that address fundamental questions related to the chemistry of health and catalysis in chemistry. Projects focus on the potential of research to benefit society both directly and indirectly in the fields of health care, forensics/criminology, energy, sustainability, and transportation. Participant benefits include $5,000 stipend, lodging, meal expenses, and travel reimbursement to/from the Site.

How to Apply

Early admission  review of COMPLETED applications will proceed from Nov. 27-Dec. 29, 2017. Offer may be made based upon early admission review. Regular review of completed applications will begin on Feb. 2, 2018. For more information and link to the online application, visit the Chemistry REU website at http://undergraduateresearch.wvu.edu/reu-site-research-in-chemistry-at-wvu. Questions? Contact the WVU Office of Undergraduate Research at undergradresearch@mail.wvu.edu.

The Chemistry REU Site is funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) with team building activities funded by the WVU Eberly College and Research Office.

Job Categories: Biochemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Other, Physical Sciences, and Renewable Energy/Sustainability. Job Types: REU. Job Tags: academia and summer. Salaries: Paid. Job expires in 51 days.

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