Deadline: Applications must be postmarked by March 13, 2009
Available projects in these areas: Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Center, and the Departments of Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Environmental Health Sciences, Genetics, Medicine, Microbiology, Pathology, Pharmacology and Toxicology, and Physiology and Biophysics.
The Summer in Biomedical Science (SIBS) Undergraduate Research Program will provide the opportunity for young people who are sophomore or junior level college undergraduates to be instructed in the techniques of modern biology while becoming integrated members of a vibrant clinical and scientific community. Ten (10) students who have finished their sophomore or junior year of college will be accepted into the 8-week paid summer program (June 1, 2009 - July 24, 2009) to work with UAB faculty members on mentored research projects. SIBS students will receive a stipend of $2,000 for their participation in the program. Campus housing will be provided, but travel expenses will not be covered.
For more info: http://peir.path.uab.edu/sibs/cat_index_19.shtml