Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Summer Undergraduate Research Program at Monmouth University in New Jersey

Applications are now being accepted for the Monmouth University 2015 School of Science Summer Research Program (SRP).  The Monmouth University School of Science-SRP is a 12-week research experience for students to work on collaborative research projects under the supervision of School of Science faculty and staff.  

Highlights of the SRP include:
  • Opportunity to be a researcher in a student-faculty collaborative research team.
  • Employment as a paid student researcher for the summer.
  • Potential to earn college-credits for research experience.
  • Gain research experience that is invaluable for future employment in industry and for entry into graduate and professional schools.
  • Weekly lunches and social events to interact with students and faculty.
  • Seminars on topics such as career development, research ethics, and graduate school.
  • Present research at an informal symposium.
Research Projects
School of Science-SRP participants will have the opportunity to carry out exciting original research in the following areas:
  • Biology—cell biology, cancer biology, molecular biology, ecology, marine and environmental biology, reproductive biology
  • Chemistry and Physics—organic chemistry, biochemistry, environmental analytical chemistry, inorganic chemistry, computational chemistry, geophysics, and nanotechnology
  • Computer Science—computer networks, databases, cyber security, artificial intelligence, programming
  • Mathematics—statistical applications of mathematics
  • Software Engineering—software systems planning, design, and development, human-computer interaction, and robot control
  • Urban Coast Institute—watershed management, coastal ecosystems, coastal law and policy, and other areas

Please visit the SRP website, www.monmouth.edu/srp for additional details.

Applications must be submitted through the SRP website by the application deadline of March 1, 2015.