[Bio-matrix] Call for Applications: 2017 NIMBioS Summer Research
(by ccrawley from nimbios.org)
Thu Dec 8 11:39:21 EST 2016
The National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis
(NIMBioS) is now taking applications for its Summer Research Experiences
for Undergraduates and Teachers (SRE). The program will be held June 5 -
July 28, 2017, on the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, campus.
Undergraduate majors in biology, math, and related fields, as well
ashigh school teachers in biology and mathematics, will live on campus
and work in teams with UT professors, NIMBioS researchers, and
collaborators to conduct research. This year's research projects include
modeling bird mating patterns, seasonality in multi-host systems, La
Crosse encephalitis spread, immune system response in host-virus
conflict, and a project to develop computer games for teaching biology.
Stipend and housing are provided along with some funding for travel.
*Application Deadline: February 15, 2017*
For more information, visit http://www.nimbios.org/sre/
For more information about NIMBioS, go to http://www.nimbios.org or
contact Kelly Sturner, NIMBioS Education and Outreach Coordinator, at
ksturner from nimbios.org or Suzanne Lenhart, NIMBioS Associate Director of
Education and Outreach, lenhart from math.utk.edu
Interested high or middle school math or science teachers should send an
email to Dr. Lenhart.
Catherine Crawley, Ph.D.
National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis (NIMBioS)
University of Tennessee
1122 Volunteer Blvd, Ste. 106
Knoxville, TN 37996
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