01 December 2009

Harvard Forest research program in ecology

The institution: Harvard Forest field station of Harvard University

The program:
  • $5,520 stipend
  • Twelve week session from 24 May – 13 August 2010
  • Excellent on-site housing and a full meal plan included
  • Assistance with travel costs to and from Harvard Forest is provided
  • Projects in summer 2010 will focus on:
    • Invasive plants, pests & pathogens
    • Plant biology, population and community ecology
    • Large ecosystem experiments and permanent plot studies
    • Conservation biology and biodiversity
    • Forest ecosystem response to global change
    • Soil carbon and nitrogen dynamics
    • Reading and conserving the New England landscape
Eligibility: Students should have a demonstrated interest in ecology. No previous field/lab experience or minimum GPA is required.

Deadline: 5 February 2010.

More information: Visit http://harvardforest.fas.harvard.edu/education/reu/reu.html for on-line application.

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