Harvard Forest Research Program in Ecology: May - August 2013

Opportunity Type: 

Harvard Forest offers an exciting summer program for up to 30 undergraduate students to collaborate with scientists conducting ecological research.

Attached is a detailed program brochure as well as a few power point slides for presentation to interested students.

Summer Projects will focus on:

  • Invasive Plants, Pests & Pathogens
  • Plant Biology, Population and Community Ecology
  • Atmosphere-Biosphere Exchanges
  • Conservation Management and Biodiversity
  • Watershed and Aquatic Ecology
  • Forest Ecosystem Response to Global Change
  • Soil Carbon and Nitrogen Dynamics
  • Reading and Conserving the New England Landscape

Students are paid a stipend of $5,500 for the 11 week session which runs from May to August

Excellent on-site housing and a full meal plan are included as part of the program.

Assistance with travel costs to and from Harvard Forest is also provided.

We seek a diverse group of students from a variety of undergraduate programs across the country.

Visit http://harvardforest.fas.harvard.edu/education/reu-apply

Deadline for Applications is the first Friday in February.

Expiration Date: 
Fri, 2013-02-01

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