Louisiana Biomedical Research Network

Louisiana Biomedical Research Network
Baton Rouge, LA.
Type Academic Enrichment, Basic Science Research, Clinical Research, Post-baccalaureate Program

Description

The Department of Biological Sciences at Louisiana State University, in conjunction with the National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)’s IDeA Networks of Biomedical Research Excellence, and Louisiana Board of Regents, is hosting research opportunities for eligible faculty and students, both graduate and undergrad in the Biological and Computational Sciences. Those interested in working on projects at the interface between the biological and computational sciences are encouraged to apply to this program. Work will be done in established laboratories, with interaction among scientists and peers. Of special focus is providing research opportunities to faculty and students from primarily undergraduate institutes in the state of Louisiana.

Eligibility

Faculty must:

  • Be a full time faculty in a College or University in the state of Louisiana (excluding LSU Baton Rouge & Tulane University).
  • Have research interests in the Biological or Computational Sciences.
  • Be interested in collaborating research projects.

Graduate Students must:

  • Be enrolled in a graduate program in a College or University in the state of Louisiana (excluding LSU Baton Rouge & Tulane University)
  • Have at least a 3.0 GPA.
  • Consider pursuing a career in the Biological or Computational Sciences

Undergrads must:

  • Be enrolled in a College or University in the state of Louisiana (excluding LSU Baton Rouge and Tulane University).
  • Be a science major with at least a 3.0 GPA.
  • Consider pursuing a career in the Biological or Computational Sciences.
  • Have completed appropriate science introductory courses.
  • If on Visa must be eligible to work

No prior laboratory research experience is needed for undergraduate students.

More Information

http://lbrn.lsu.edu/summer-research-program.html

Alexis White
LBRN Program Administrator
(225) 578-9683
LSU Biological Sciences 131 Life Sciences Bldg
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
alexisw@lsu.edu

Dr. Ramesh Subramanian
LBRN Program Coordinator
(225) 578-9619
School of Veterinary Medicine Baton Rouge, LA 70803
ramji@lsu.edu

John I Quebedeaux Jr
LBRN Computer Manager
(225) 578-0062
LSU Biological Sciences 437 Life Sciences Bldg
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
johnq@lsu.edu