The Systems Biology Center New York (SBCNY) Undergraduate Research Program offers summer research fellowships to City University of New York (CUNY) undergraduates who are planning to pursue PhD or MD/PhD degree programs after graduation and who are interested in incorporating systems biology approaches into the research that they pursue.
The SBCNY Summer Undergraduate Research Program at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is a full-time 10-week research-intensive computational systems biology training program within laboratories of the Center. The fellowship provides a $4000 stipend for the research training period from June 2, 2014 - August 8, 2014. Fellowships are awarded on a competitive basis based on academic achievement, research motivation and compatibility of long-term goals with interests of SBCNY.
Who Should Apply
Students majoring in Biological, Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences are encouraged to apply. Applicants should have plans to pursue PhD or MD/PhD degree programs after graduation and have an interest in incorporating systems biology approaches into the research that they pursue.
Eligible individuals are those who are entering their junior or senior years in an undergraduate degree program within a college of City University of New York (CUNY). Applicants must be U.S. Citizens or U.S. Permanent Residents.
Research Seminar Series
The independent research projects are complemented by the weekly SBCNY Summer Seminar Series which brings the Fellows together and facilitates interactions with SBCNY Investigators, postdoctoral fellows and graduate students.