15 Nov 2019

REU Research Experience in Biomediated and BioInspired Geotechnics

Arizona State University – Posted by acsgetexperience Anywhere

Job Description

The Center for Bio-mediated & Bio-inspired Geotechnics (CBBG) is a National Science Foundation- (NSF) funded Engineering Research Center (ERC) comprised of four universities (ASU, GTech, NMSU, UCD). The goal of the CBBG is to develop sustainable biologically-controlled and -inspired solutions in the areas of: Hazard mitigation; Environmental protection and restoration; Infrastructure construction; and Resource development.

CBBG seeks innovative, sustainability-minded, engineering, and science undergraduate students in the disciplines of microbiology, biology, geochemistry, geology, civil engineering, plant science, soil science, geoenvironmental, engineering education, or related areas, to participate in a paid summer program. This Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program will immerse participants in technical research and expose them to the graduate school experience as a whole, specifically within the scope of the CBBG. A broad scope of projects is available, and effort will be made to match student interests with the different projects.

Participating Institution(s): Arizona State University; Georgia Institute of Technology; New Mexico State University; University of California, Davis

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Job Categories: Environmental Chemistry, Geoscience, Microbiology, Other, and Renewable Energy/Sustainability. Job Types: REU. Salaries: Paid.

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