Research Experience for Undergraduates REU – Opportunity

Subject: Research Experience for Undergraduates REU – Opportunity

The Sala Lab at Arizona State University ( is looking for motivated undergraduate students to participate in research activities in grassland ecosystem ecology during the summer of 2018.
Successful applicants will work with graduate students, technicians and postdocs to assist with ongoing rainfall manipulation experiments at the Jornada LTER (, vegetation and soil sampling, and other field surveys at several field sites across the US.
Additionally, participants have the opportunity to work with Sala Lab members and the PI to develop a personalized project.

The successful applicant should be a current undergraduate student who is not a graduating senior. Application deadline is May 1st, 2018.
Please send application materials to Dr. Laureano Gherardi ( More information about this opportunity and application material details are in the solicitation attached to this e-mail or can be viewed in the Opportunities link above.