Romberg Tiburon Center for Environmental Studies

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SF State's bayside marine and estuarine research facility.

Research Experience for Undergraduates program at RTC


SF State and RTC are now in the final year of the National Science Foundation (NSF) funded Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Biological Research in Ecological and Evolutionary Developmental Biology (BREED) program. This is a 10-week summer program in which students have the opportunity to participate in research activities at RTC and SF State.

Program Highlights

  • Individual research projects in one of ~20 faculty laboratories in the Departments of Biology at San Francisco State University and the Romberg Tiburon Center for Environmental Sciences
  • Integrated program of academic and professional development
  • 10 week program; one-week lab/lecture course and 9-weeks independent research
  • Weekly career development workshop
  • Mentoring from research faculty, graduate students, and peers
  • $5000 stipend
  • Assistance with living expenses and travel costs
  • Excursions and social programs highlighting attractions of the Bay Area
  • 3-day camping trip

For more information and how to apply:

REU orientation

Any questions please contact: Dr. Carmen Domingo or Dr. Sarah Cohen




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