University of Michigan Medical Scientist Training Program (UM-SMART)

Michigan’s Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP), is an MD/Ph.D. program sponsoring the “UM-SMART” summer program which is designed to provide an opportunity for highly motivated and talented undergraduates interested in careers as physician scientists to enhance their science and academic skills. The program is targeted towards students who are from geographically, culturally or educationally disadvantaged…

Paid International Summer Research Opportunity for STEM students

The SDSU Minority Health and Health Disparities International Research program is now recruiting undergraduate and graduate students from all campuses for our summer 2016 research lab training sites in Ghana, Jordan, Mexico, Peru, Taiwan, and Uganda. The research experience is paid, and the application deadline is December 15th. Learn more at MHIRT.com http://www.mhirt.com/ Online application…

BioClock Studio, Winter 2016

The BioClock Studio, developed as part of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) Professor program, is an innovative and collaborative writing/animation/design studio for scientific communication focused on the circadian clock – the daily internal clock that times biological processes across species, from sleep/wake cycles to rhythmic gene expression.

Evolution of Ethical Behavior and Moral Values: Biology? Culture?

A CARTA Visiting Professor Lecture featuring Francisco J. Ayala, University of California, Irvine Evolution of Ethical Behavior and Moral Values: Biology? Culture? Monday, December 7, 2015 (4:00-5:00 pm) Center for Neural Circuits and Behavior (Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room) UC San Diego Summary The question whether ethical behavior is biologically determined may refer to either…