Please fill out the form in its entirety. Due to the length of this form it is recommended that you have your files and answers ready before filling the form out. If you have any questions, please email Karen Taylor at kdt41@camden.rutgers.edu.

If you are experiencing problems using the form below (form will not submit or has timed out) please go to the alternate form download page for an alternate submission form.
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Deadline for application submissions is March 1, 2018. 

Applicant's Contact Information










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Note: Applicants must be citizens or permanent residents of the United States or its possessions to be eligible for this program. Your social security number will be requested if you are selected to participate in the program.



Applicant's Cover Letter (PDF format only)

Please upload your cover letter as a .pdf file. Note: Your cover letter should contain a statement of interest and some background information that tells us how you became interested in your field of interest. This is a crucial part of your application.

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Applicant's Research Interests






Project 1. Ecological impacts of species invasions on nutrient dynamics
Project 2. Assessment of atmospheric pollution in urban habitats by bio-monitors: spider webs, tree barks, lichens, and mosses
Project 3. An interdisciplinary approach to studying epidermal growth factor receptor signaling dynamics in epithelial tissues
Project 4. Computational and experimental approaches for identification of gene networks
Project 5. Mathematical and experimental study on circadian phase-period relationship
Project 6. Enzymatic Degradation of biomaterials by Neurospora
Project 7. Using C. elegans as a Model to Improve Therapeutics of Neurodegenerative Diseases
Project 8. Deciphering the genetic basis of cell shape in plants: a computational and experimental approach
Project 9. Effects of thyroid hormones on GABA(A) receptors investigated experimentally and computationally

Transcripts and Letters of Recommendation

Letters of Recommendation

Please have your 2 recommenders either email their recommendations or mail them to the address below:

  1. Emailed letters should be mailed as a .pdf file from your recommender's official work email address to kdt41@camden.rutgers.edu with the following information in the title of the file: Lastname_Firstname_REU_letter.pdf. Please make sure you give these explicit instructions to your recommenders!
  2. Mailed letters should be sent to:
    Karen D. Taylor, Manager, CCIB
    Attention: REU 2018
    Rutgers University – Science Building
    315 Penn St.
    Camden, NJ 08102

Please upload an unofficial transcript as a .pdf file. If you do not upload a .pdf file the form will not submit. If admitted, you will be required to send an official academic transcript to:
Karen D. Taylor, Manager, CCIB
Attention: REU 2018
Rutgers University – Science Building
315 Penn St.
Camden, NJ 08102