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Quantitative and Physicals Sciences Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (QP-SURF)
|Primary Institution:||University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas|
|Affiliation:||Southwestern Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences|
|Job Duration:||10 weeks|
|Class Requirement:||Completed Sophomore Year
Interdisciplinary Physics: Biological Physics; Quantum Information; Etc.
|Description:||To provide an intensive research training experience that leads to an understanding of the planning, discipline, and teamwork involved in the pursuit of basic answers to current questions at the interface of quantitative science and basic biomedical research. Fellows will pursue individual research projects under the direction of a member of the graduate school faculty. Lectures, journal clubs, and seminars by faculty members will supplement the research experience.
Applicants must be enrolled in a physics, computer science, mathematics, or chemistry degree program at the undergraduate level and have completed the sophomore year. Criteria used in selecting fellowship recipients will include college grades, relevant experience, and letters of recommendation from faculty who can assess the applicant's potential for advanced training and success in research that integrates quantitative and biomedical science.
|Stipend:||$4,750 salary ($5,250 in support if housing is needed)|
|Additional Information:||The QP-SURF application is available on-line at www.utsouthwestern.edu/QP-SURF/QP-SURFAPP. Completed applications should be submitted by February 8, 2008. In addition to submitting an on-line application, official transcripts and reference letters must be received through the mail by February 8, 2008.|
Research/Internship Opportunity Contact Information
5323 Harry Hines Blvd
Dallas, TX 75390-9004