Emory University: Summer Undergraduate Research Program at Emory (SURE)

spacer.gif (48 bytes) spacer.gif (48 bytes)  

 Deadline: 

February 3, 2014
   

Start Date: 

May 27, 2014
   

Duration: 

10 Weeks, May 27 Friday, August 1, 2014
   

Location: 

Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia
   

Area of Interest: 

Arts
Biomedical Sciences
Engineering, Computer Science, and Applied Sciences
Humanities
Physical Sciences
Social and Behavioral Sciences
Other:
   

Category: 

Education
   

Description: 

SURE allows undergraduate students to conduct supervised research with a faculty mentor at Emory University. Students receive training in the research methods applicable to their research plan, analyze their data and create written and oral presentations of their results. At the end of the summer, each participant takes part in a formal research symposium. Students can select a mentor and a project in a discipline that interests them the most, including Anthropology, Biochemistry, Biology, Cell Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Studies, Genetics, Math and Computer Science, Microbiology and Immunology, Neuroscience and Psychology, Pathology, Pharmacology, Physics, Psychology, as well as Primate Research at the Yerkes Primate Center.
   

Benefits: 

$3,500 stipend, on-campus housing; travel funds may be available for those with financial hardship.

   

Major(s): 

Anthropology
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Chemistry
Environmental Studies, Mathematics, Computer Science, Psychology

   

GPA: 

   
Year In School at 
start of program: 
Freshman
Sophomore
Junior
Senior
   
Employment 
 Eligibility: 
Has Citizenship
Has Permanent Residence
Has Work Permit
Other: International students if the home university pays stipend & housing
   

Required 
Documents: 

Resume
Personal Statement
Letters of Recommendation
Other:
 

Contact: 

Dr. Cathy Quinones
SURE Program, c/o Center for Science Education
Emory University, 1399 Oxford Rd.
Atlanta, GA 30322
Phone: (404) 727-3439    
Email: cquinon@emory.edu

 

Program Website: 

http://www.cse.emory.edu/projects/students/sure.html
spacer.gif (48 bytes)  

   

back.gif (322 bytes)