Date posted: Feb 1, 2023
NSF REU in Chemistry
Vanderbilt University | Nashville, Tennessee, United State of America (USA)
Opportunity Type: Research Experience for Undergrads (REU)
Current Program: Bachelor's
Topics: Organic Chemistry, Materials, Computational Chemistry, Nanoscience, Inorganic Chemistry, Physical Sciences
Remote Position: No
The Vanderbilt Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) in Chemical Biology program is a ten week hands-on course designed to introduce chemistry, biochemistry and biology students to the research processes and the interdisciplinary nature of contemporary research. Students participate in a mini-symposium on drug discovery, attend seminars given by VICB faculty working across disciplinary lines and participate in weekly discussions on topics such as ethics. The 2023 program will run from May 30th to August 4th.
How to Apply?
-The application deadline is February 15, 2023 . -Students entering their junior or senior years are given priority. -Undergraduates majoring in the physical or natural sciences (primarily chemistry and biology) will be given priority. -A minimum undergraduate science GPA of 3.0 is required. -Two letters of recommendation are required from your academic major advisor and/or from a faculty member in the sciences who has supervised your research or taught a course in which you were enrolled. Both letters should be attached to your electronic application. -Undergraduate transcripts should be attached to your electronic application. (Unofficial transcripts are acceptable.) -REU participants must be United States citizens.
February 15, 2023