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Remote Student Internships FALL 2021

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GROW MORE FOUNDATION

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APPLY NOW Remote Internship FALL 2021
Interviews begin AUGUST 2021

Grow More is seeking students with an interest in applying biotechnology to solve real-world agricultural problems. Your aim will be to independently design experiments. You will research and defend plant genetic traits that could have significant impact. This internship will focus heavily on reading, discussing and presenting scientific literature with a team of like-minded peers. Though you will work independently, you are expected to be an active, communicative and contributing member of the team. Applicants must have a demonstrated history and experience in biotechnology and/or molecular biology.

Participation requirements:

  • Join in weekly zoom meetings to present project updates
  • Present and discuss in bimonthly journal club
  • Join weekly interactive peer-group working sessions
  • Present your project to be externally reviewed at the end of the semester
  • Submit your report at the end of the semester

A minimum of 6 hours per week is required. If interested in applying for this internship, please send your resume (CV) and provide the following:

1. 1 peer-reviewed research article published in 2021 on plant biotechnology being applied to agriculture that you found interesting and briefly explain why it is important.

2. 1 PowerPoint slide that summarizes a project from your previous biotechnology / molecular biology lab experience.

3. Provide the link/web URL of a genome browser you are familiar with and how you last utilized it.

4. Briefly explain why this internship is important to you.


Please email your packet to Matthew Venezia at info@growmorefoundation.org

Application Deadline July 30th 2021. You will be notified if selected for an interview in August 2021.

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About GROW MORE FOUNDATION

Location:

25 HEALTH SCIENCES DR STE 216, STONY BROOK, NY 11790, US

Mission Statement

Grow More's mission is to apply responsible science to solve global agricultural issues.

Description

We are developing capacity building programs to enable others to grow more.

Education & Literacy
Environment
Hunger

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Research
  • Botany
  • STEM

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • At least six hours per week.
  • Serious students to apply only. Please follow the instructions provided.

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