3189PSU's new 2014 REU site
- Feb 18, 2014
Mansel A NelsonProgram CoordinatorTribal Environmental Education Outreach928-523-1275
Begin forwarded message:
From: Jeremy Parra [mailto:parra@...]
Sent: Tuesday, February 18, 2014 2:17 PM
To: Nievita Watts
Subject: PSU's new 2014 REU site
Do you know outstanding undergraduates who are interested in Climate and Atmospheric Science? <http://www.pdx.edu/ccar/reu>
PSU's new 2014 REU site: Atmospheric Science Experiences in the Center for Climate and Aerosol Research
Portland State University's Center for Climate and Aerosol Research (CCAR) is now home to a new NSF REU site. Student participants will have the chance to work with faculty in CCAR on projects of the utmost importance in Atmospheric Science, such as:
* Developing Instruments to measure Atmospheric Aerosols
* Modeling Biogeochemical effects on the Climate
* Studying Greenhouse Gas Emissions
* Measuring Atmospheric Trace Gases and Stable Isotopes
* Developing Atmospheric CO2 and Plant Metabolism theory
Portland State University's summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) in CCAR runs from June 30th through Set. 8th, 2014. Students will be expected to work approximately 40 hours per week and will receive a $4,500 stipend. Paid-for on campus housing will provide an opportunity to build community and new friendships with fellow participants. For more information please visit www.pdx.edu/ccar/reu<http://www.pdx.edu/ccar/reu>.
* Monday, June 30th - Monday, Sept.8th.
* 10 positions available;
* $4500 stipend for the 10 week program
* Paid-for Room and Board are provided for participants for the 10 week
* The program will cover travel expenses to PSU (limited)
* There will be the possibility travel to conferences; Travel expenses will be covered
We will be accepting applications through April 1, 2014. Native American and students from Rural areas are especially encouraged to Apply.
This REU site is one of two sites hosted at PSU. If you would like to check out PSU's other REU site with focus on nano-fabrication and microscopy please visit www.reu.pdx.edu<http://www.reu.pdx.edu>.
If you have any questions, please contact me at parra@...<mailto:parra@...>. Thank you.
Jeremy Parra, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Environmental Science and Physics
Portland State University
Portland OR 97201
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