Archive for the ‘Arkansas’ Category

US Food and Drug Administration: Toxicology

Tuesday, February 26th, 2013

ORISE Summer Student Research Participation Opportunity at NCTR

Summer research opportunities are available at the National Center for Toxicological Research (NCTR), U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in Jefferson, Arkansas. This program is designed for science and mathematics students preparing for future careers in toxicology, regulatory science, or related scientific disciplines. Selected individuals will participate in research projects on the biological effect of potentially toxic chemicals and the solutions to toxicology problems that have a major impact on human health and the environment.

The appointment period is for up to 10 weeks beginning May 28, 2013. The participant will receive a stipend depending on education level and experience. The Research Participation Program for FDA is administered by the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education under an agreement with FDA and the Department of Energy (DOE). Participants do not become employees of FDA, DOE, or the program administrator, and there are no fringe benefits paid.

Arkansas State University: Science of Environment

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

Arkansas State University – Research Internship in the Science of Environment (RISE-UP)
10-week program focused on the interface of agriculture and the environment.  The program provides summer research experiences in Environmental Science to undergraduate science majors. RISE is designed to meet the educational needs of underrepresented minority students and provide the tools so that they can stay in the sciences and pursue advance degrees. Travel, housing, and stipend provided.

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences: IDeA Network of Biomedical Research

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences – Arkansas IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence (INBRE) Summer Research Fellowships for Undergraduate Students
10-week paid summer research fellowships available for undergraduate students who will be juniors or seniors by the fall semester majoring in science, math and computer science.  Selected students will work on a project relevant to human health in a laboratory of a faculty member at the University of Arkansas, the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, or the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. Housing, stipend, travel allowance provided.

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences  Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Summer Research Fellowships for Undergraduates
10-week program open to undergraduates who have completed the second semester or third quarter at a domestic university. Students work with researchers in a broad range of areas including biochemistry; structural biology and chemistry; molecular, cell and reproductive biology; toxicology; aging; nutrition; and neuroscience. Students obtain hands on experience in an engaging research environment. Housing and stipend provided.

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences: Pharmacology and Toxicology

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences – Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program
10-week summer program open to undergraduate students who might be interested in graduate school, a career in biomedical research and the opportunity to experience what it is like to work in a research lab and perform biomedical research in pharmacology or toxicology. Stipend provided.

University of Arkansas: Microelectronics-Photonics

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

University of Arkansas – Microelectronics-Photonics (microEP) graduate program
10-week summer program for any student with a vigorous science or engineering traditional degree. It is an interdisciplinary science/engineering community with a research and educational concentration in micro to nanoscale materials, processing, and devices—including commercialization of intellectual property for the benefit of society.

UROP Information

The UROP Application will be open for Spring 2014 applications in mid to late November

Spring 2014 Funding Applications will be due on December 4th at noon

The 17th Annual UROP Symposium was held on October 17th, 2014