Undergraduate Research Opportunity with the Urban Water Innovation Network

Company Name: National Science Foundation

Title: Undergraduate Researcher
Location: Fort Collins, CO

Position Announcement/ Detail Webpage: https://erams.com/UWIN/[erams.com]


The Urban Water Innovation Network (UWIN) offers its second Undergraduate Research Program (URP) for the summer of 2017. Participants will be given the opportunity to perform cutting edge, transdisciplinary research of immediate relevance to people in urban areas. Students with different research interests – social sciences, natural sciences, engineering – will be placed with a team of mentors at institutions in urban areas across the nation. Working closely with mentor scientists, students will delineate a research question and hypotheses, develop and implement a project, analyze data, give a poster presentation at the UWIN All Scientists’ meeting in early August 2017, and write a research report. Students also will be encouraged to produce a research paper for publication in a peer reviewed journal and to present their results at a national conference.


Preferred Qualifications: 

-Have a background in Social Science

-Work well under guidance

Desired Majors: Geography, Hydrogeology

Position Type: Part-time Summer Research
Hours per week: Varies

Salary & Benefits: Varies

Application Process: 

https://erams.com/UWIN/urp/[erams.com]  (deadlineFebruary 10, see attached announcement)
If you have any additional questions please contact Sharon Harlan at a.harlan@northeastern.edu


Application Deadline: 02/10/2017