Central Arizona-Phoenix Long-Term Ecological Research
Title: Urban Ecology REU
Description: The Central Arizona-Phoenix Long-Term Ecological Research (CAP LTER) program is a long-term research site in the Phoenix metropolitan area. REU opportunities focus on understanding the ecology of this urban environment situated in the Sonoran desert and may include investigations of biota, wetlands, or residential landscapes in field and/or laboratory/office settings. REU students will also take part in weekly seminars with other undergraduate researchers that introduce students to multidisciplinary approaches to understanding urban systems.
Location: Arizona State University in Tempe, Arizona
Start and End dates: 6/3/2019 – 8/2/2019
Fellowship positions available: 1
Are the dates flexible? Yes
Eligibility and Requirements: GPA of 3.0 or higher.
Summer Stipend: $400.00/week for 10 weeks; $4,000.00 total
Other services provided: Housing is provided, Airfare/ mileage is provided, Research materials or equipment are provided, There are other weekly educational opportunities on-site for students e.g. seminars, We have career development / awareness activities in place.