The REU Program:
- Offers advanced research training for one academic year to 12 undergraduate students who attend four-year colleges and universities in the New York metropolitan area.
- Targets students who belong to historically disadvantaged groups.
- Provides a concentrated research experience in which each student plans and executes an independent project and works with a faculty mentor and their research team on existing research projects.
Due: May 2, 2017, 5PM
- Historically disadvantaged groups (e.g., Asian, Hispanic, African-American, first generation college students). Non-members of these groups will be considered and are encouraged to apply.
- At least a sophomore standing and a B average in their undergraduate programs. Non- psychology majors may apply to the program – preference will be shown to psychology majors.
- Completed an introductory psychology course and at least two content courses in psychology
- Completed courses in statistics and research methods or must be willing to take these courses during the REU year.
- Enrolled in classes full-time for the duration of the program.
- U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
- Completion of an independent research project supervised by an REU faculty mentor
- Participation in at least 10 hours per week during fall and spring semesters
- Enrollment in a weekly year-long graduate school preparation course
- Program starts at the end of August 2017 and will be completed in May 2018.
- Students earn $2100 for each 14-week semester, in compensation for work in the research lab.
- Professor Daniele Artistico, Principal Investigator
- Daniele.firstname.lastname@example.org; (646) 312-3837
For more information, see http://www.baruch.cuny.edu/wsas/academics/psychology/NSFUndergraduateResearchExperience.htm