Volunteer Opportunity in a Plant Biology Laboratory @ Salk Institute

Candidate profile: Looking for a motivated and responsible student who gets excited about addressing scientific questions. Completed basic biology and chemistry courses are preferred but not required. Project: This project involves working with the best-studied model plant, Arabidopsis thaliana. The primary goal of this research is to develop a protocol to capture proteins associated with…

International Undergraduate Research Journal (JYI) Seeking New Undergraduate Staff

Originally funded by the National Science Foundation, JYI is an independent, peer-reviewed, online science journal that is managed entirely by and for undergraduate students from across the world. JYI is currently seeking motivated science undergraduates to fill a variety of unpaid positions! Explore careers with JYI in: science journalism scientific editing and publishing public relations and…

4/20/17 Deadline Approaching: UC Natural Reserve System Field Studies Program | Fall 17

DEADLINE TO APPLY: Thursday, 4/20/17 Students from across the UC system have gained strong independent scientific research skills while immersed in the training grounds of the UC natural reserves, from Big Sur to the Mojave Desert, from coastal redwoods to California grasslands to high altitude bristlecone pines. California Ecology and Conservation brings together 27 undergraduates…

Instructional Apprentice (UGIA) Information Session

Information Session Are you interested in collegiate science teaching or general teaching of the biological sciences?  This information session describes the ways students may gain practical teaching experience, as an Instructional Apprentice, under the mentorship of a Biology course instructor.  An overview of the application process, a faculty member’s viewpoint on the experience, and a…

UC Natural Reserve System Field Studies Program | Apply by 4/20 for Fall 17

Students from across the UC system have gained strong independent scientific research skills while immersed in the training grounds of the UC natural reserves, from Big Sur to the Mojave Desert, from coastal redwoods to California grasslands to high altitude bristlecone pines. California Ecology and Conservation brings together 27 undergraduates from across the UC system…