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REU Sites

REU Sites: Biological Sciences

APPLICATIONS: Students must contact the individual site or program to apply. NSF does not have application materials and does not select student participants.

ELIGIBILITY: Individual sites may have additional eligibility requirements (e.g., number of undergraduate years completed). Undergraduate student participants supported with NSF funds must be citizens or permanent residents of the United States or its possessions. High school graduates who have not yet enrolled, and students who have already received their bachelor's degrees, are not eligible.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Click on the Title of the Site in the "Site Information" column to go to the homepage (if available) for that Site. Sites are ordered alphabetically by host institution. All Sites provide stipends, housing and meals, in addition to travel to and from the Site. This listing will change as new REU Site awards are made. Sites are added or deleted as decisions are made on awards, and the list is updated periodically. Clicking on a highlighted site title should direct you to the web page for more information on that program. A link is also provided to allow you to view the geographic distribution of the programs (this link will take you to the Google Maps website). http://maps.google.com/maps/ms?msa=0&msid=201385854811463249384.0004a7f203de1eb115e18&hl=en&ie=UTF8&ll=38.788345,-96.811523&spn=26.927165,74.311523&z=5

REU Alumni: Please note the following opportunities: (1) Graduate Research Fellowship (GRF: http://www.nsfgrfp.org); (2) Graduate student summer experience abroad: East Asia Pacific Summer Institute Program (EAPSI: http://nsfsi.org/); and (3) Travel funds to present your REU project (http://www.bioreu.org).

Please report errors in the list below by writing to reu.bio@nsf.gov.

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Site Information Site Location Contact Information Additional Information
Virginia Tech
REU Site:Microbiology in the Post Genome Era
Virginia Bioinformatics Institute
Blacksburg, Virginia
Primary: Biswarup Mukhopadhyay
540-231-8015
biswarup@vt.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Microbiology, genomics, origin of life, environmental limits of life, evolution and diversification of metabolism, roles in biosphere, basic cellular processes, development of cell-cell communication
Comments: REU Program Coordinator: Maureen Lawrence-Kuether, (540) 231-3669, mlawre04@vbi.vt.edu
Abstract of Award
Lexington, Virginia
Primary: Daniel Wubah
540-458-8418
dwubah@wlu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biology, ecological biology, environmental biology, conservation biology, Ghana, West Africa, international
Abstract of Award
Cofunded: International Science and Engineering
Washington State University
REU Site: Genomics and Biotechnology
Horticulture and Molecular Plant Sciences
Pullman, Washington
Primary: Amit Dhingra
509-335-3625
adhingra@wsu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Genomics, genetics, breeding, computational biology, food biotechnology, biochemistry, physiology
Abstract of Award
Kalamazoo, Michigan
Primary: Susan R Stapleton
269-387-2853
susan.stapleton@wmich.edu
Secondary: John M Spitsbergen
269-387-2739
john.spitsbergen@wmich.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biochemistry and Metabolism
Abstract of Award
West Virginia University Research Corporation
REU Site:Biological Responses to the Environment from Genes to the Ecosystem
Biology
Morgantown, West Virginia
Primary: Richard B. Thomas
304-293-6673
rthomas@wvu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biology, genomics, molecular biology, physiology, ecology/environmental biology
Abstract of Award
William Marsh Rice University
REU Site: Interdisciplinary Program in Multi-scale Biological Networks
Biochemistry & Cell Biology
Houston, Texas
Primary: George Bennett
713-348-4920
gbennett@rice.edu
Secondary: Jonathan Silberg
713-348-3849
joff@rice.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: modeling, structural biology, metabolism, genetics, molecular biology, biotechnology, plant biology, enzymes
Comments: "K. A. M'Carver, Prog. Coord., IBB, BRC 170B Ph 713-348-6034, Fax 713-348-2196, e-mail kimberly@rice.edu Rice University, IBB, 6100 Main St., MS 144, Houston, TX 77005"
Abstract of Award
Cofunded: Chemistry
New Orleans, Louisiana
Primary: Kathleen M. Morgan
504-520-5252
CUR@xula.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Chemistry, biology, physics
Abstract of Award
Cofunded: Biological Sciences, Education and Human Resources
Yale University
REU Site: Integrated Research at the Frontiers of the Biological, Physical, and Engineering Sciences
Departments of Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science, and Molecular Biophysics & Biochemistry
New Haven, Connecticut
Primary: Corey O'Hern
203-432-4258
corey.ohern@yale.edu
Secondary: Lynne Regan
203-432-9843
lynne.regan@yale.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biomaterials, biophysics, cell biology, computational modeling, molecular dynamics simulations, actin networks, protein interactions, amyloid, iGEM, cell motion, chromatin remodeling, photonic nanostr
Comments: Coordinator: Dorottya Blaho Noble; email: dorottya.noble@yale.edu ; Phone: 203-432-2751
Abstract of Award
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