Other: UTexas_ElPaso.REU.Evolution.Summer2023

REU Opportunity Summer 2023: “Research Experience for Undergraduates inChihuahuan Desert Biodiversity” – DEADLINE MARCH 10, 2023The University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) Department of BiologicalSciences invites applicants for the NSF sponsored Research Experience forUndergraduates (REU) in Chihuahuan Desert Biodiversity. ¬†Mentors involvedwith this program conduct research in diverse aspects of ecology andevolutionary biology of extreme environments. This is a 10 week summerprogram. The goal of this program is to provide undergraduate studentswith experience in hypothesis-driven collaborative research utilizingfield based and/or laboratory methods and fully engage students inprojects associated with the ecology and evolution influencing ChihuahuanDesert biodiversity.The program provides:* High quality research experience in ecology and evolutionary biologyin the field and/or lab * Research opportunities at the Indio MountainsResearch Station (IMRS), a 40,000 acre facility controlled by UTEP and/orother Chihuahuan Desert field sites * One-on-one and group mentoringfrom active research faculty in multidisciplinary fields * Training inbioethics and other relevant professional skillsThe program includes:* $6000 stipend for 10 weeks* Housing in shared apartments and field station* Travel reimbursement of up to $600For more information on the program, research projects or to apply pleasevisit:¬†https://nam10.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.utep.edu%2Fcouri%2Fprograms%2Fcdb-reu%2F&data=05%7C01%7Cpamela.diggle%40uconn.edu%7C4e62ab9c1d454c45c00508daf9194372%7C17f1a87e2a254eaab9df9d439034b080%7C0%7C0%7C638096184245046158%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C3000%7C%7C%7C&sdata=%2FuDu3mdwt4lu0AdeLyX06emo%2FcBUCqkS0hBG8vQaNYI%3D&reserved=0Enquiries:¬†CDB-REU@utep.edu