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American Museum of Natural History
REU Program in Earth Sciences and Astrophysics at the American Museum of Natural History
Division of Physical Sciences
New York, New York
Primary: Dr. Timothy Paglione
(718) 262-2082
Secondary: Denton Ebel
(212) 769-5381
Research Topics/Keywords: earth science, planetary science, astrophysics
REU Program in Earth Sciences and Astrophysics at the American Museum of Natural HistoryAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Earth Sciences
Providence, Rhode Island
Primary: Dr. Karen Fischer
Research Topics/Keywords: Earth science, climate science, geophysics, geochemistry, environmental science, planetary science
REU Site: Dynamic Earth in the 21st Century: Undergraduate research on the evolution of Earth’s interior, surface and climateAbstract of Award
Los Angeles, California
Primary: Dr. Barry Hibbs
Secondary: Dr. Sonya Lopez
Research Topics/Keywords: Hydrology, Hydrochemistry, Hydrologic Modeling, Stream Restoration
REU Site: Changing Dynamics of Hydrological Systems in Urban Areas: Response To Human Disturbance and Climate ChangeAbstract of Award
Orange, California
Primary: Dr. Christopher S. Kim
(714) 628-7363
Athens, West Virginia
Primary: Dr. Joseph L. Allen
(304) 384-5238
Secondary: Dr. Colin A. Shaw
(406) 994-6760
Research Topics/Keywords: Structural geology, earthquake geology, tectonics, arctic geology, geologic mapping, metamorphic geology, fault rocks, Earth sciences, international.
Comments: Includes 5 weeks of summer field research in Sisimiut, Greenland. REU includes a 6-week pre-field online course and 6-week, post-field online course. Both online components will meet virtually once per week.
REU Site: Architecture of Earthquakes in the Deep Crust: Arctic Expedition Science for StudentsAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Earth Sciences
North Carolina
Primary: Dr. Stephen Moysey
Research Topics/Keywords: coastal geoscience; system science; resilience; sedimentology; hydrology; education; policy; social science; biology
Comments: This REU Site is an integrated research experience between Eastern Carolina University, University of Puerto Rico Arecibo, and Clemson University. Students may be hosted at any of these institutions.
REU Site: Resilience and Adaptation to Coastal Change Across Communities (C2C)Abstract of Award
Florida Institute of Technology
REU Site: Statistical Models with Applications to Geoscience
Department of Mathematical Sciences and Ocean Engineering & Marine Sciences
Melbourne, Florida
Primary: Dr. Nezamoddin N. Kachouie
(321) 674-7485
Secondary: Dr. Steven Lazarus
(321) 394-2160
Research Topics/Keywords: Statistical Models, Geoscience
REU Site: Statistical Models with Applications to GeoscienceAbstract of Award
Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology
REU Site: IRIS Undergraduate Summer Research in Seismology
District Of Columbia
Primary: Dr. John Taber
(202) 407-7002
Harrisonburg, Virginia
Primary: Dr. Shane McGary
Secondary: Dr. Ángel A. Garcia Jr.
Research Topics/Keywords: Caves, Karst, geophysics, geochemistry, environmental science, stratigraphy, LiDAR, hydrology, public policy, outreach
REU site: Undergraduate Research Opportunities in Cave and Karst Science (U-ROCKS)Abstract of Award
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Primary: Dr. Karl Wirth
Secondary: Dr. Cameron Davidson
Research Topics/Keywords: Earth and Environmental Sciences
Comments: This REU site offers a Gateway research program for rising sophomores and an Advanced research program for rising juniors and seniors.
REU Site: Undergraduate Research Pathways That Broaden and Strengthen the GeosciencesAbstract of Award
Raleigh, North Carolina
Primary: Dr. Joshua Heitman
Research Topics/Keywords: chemistry, physics, microbiology, ecology, geology, hydrology, soils
REU Site: Basic and Environmental Soil Science Training (BESST)Abstract of Award
Chicago, Illinois
Primary: Dr. Kenneth Voglesonger
Research Topics/Keywords: groundwater extraction, chemistry and contamination, geophysics
REU Site: Collaborative Research: Water Resources and Quality in the Riviera Maya, MexicoAbstract of Award
Northern Illinois University
REU Site: Water resources and quality in the Riviera Maya, Mexico
Dept. of Geology & Environ. Geosciences
DeKalb, Illinois
Primary: Dr. Melissa Lenczewski
(815) 753-7937
Research Topics/Keywords: Geosciences, Environmental Sciences
Comments: This REU site is in collaboration with Northeastern Illinois University (NEIU) and Centro de Investigación Científica de Yucatán (CICY).
REU Site: Water resources and quality in the Riviera Maya, MexicoAbstract of Award
Rutgers University Newark
REU Site: Dynamic Urban Environmental Systems and Sustainability in Newark, NJ
Dept. of Earth & Environmental Sciences
Newark, New Jersey
Primary: Dr. Ashaki Rouff
(973) 353-2511
Research Topics/Keywords: Environmental Sciences: Earth Sciences, Ecology, Environmental Geophysics, Soils, Environmental Geochemistry/BioGeochemistry
REU Site: Dynamic Urban Environmental Systems and Sustainability in Newark, NJAbstract of Award
San Francisco State University
REU Site: Sustainable Groundwater Resources
San Francisco, California
Primary: Dr. Leora Nanus
College Station, Texas
Primary: Dr. Georgianne Moore
Tucson, Arizona
Primary: Dr. Katerina Dontsova
(601) 868-0279
Research Topics/Keywords: Earth system science, environmental science, ecology, hydrology, geosciences, soil science
REU Site: The Environmental and Earth Systems Research Experiences for Undergraduates Program at BiosphereAbstract of Award
Primary: Dr. Andrew Cohen
Secondary: Dr. Kaustubh Thirumalai
University of Colorado Boulder
REU Site: Research Experience for Community College Students (RECCS) in the Geosciences
Cooperative Institute of Research in Environmental Science (CIRES)
Boulder, Colorado
Primary: Dr. Anne Gold
(303) 735-5514
University of Hawaii at Mānoa campus
REU Site: Earth Science on Volcanic Islands
School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology
Honolulu, Hawaii
Primary: Lily Shao
(808) 956-4774
Research Topics/Keywords: Geology, geophysics, and (bio)geochemistry of volcanic islands
REU Site: Earth Science on Volcanic IslandsAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Ocean Sciences
Lafayette, Louisiana
Primary: Dr. Beth Stauffer
Research Topics/Keywords: Watershed science, hydrology, estuarine ecology, civil engineering
REU Site: Healthy Streams, Healthy Coasts: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Watershed Science and EducationAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Ocean Sciences
College Park, Maryland
Primary: Dr. Evelyn Cooper
Secondary: Dr. Candice Duncan
Research Topics/Keywords: geoscience, earth and environmental science, 10-week summer program
REU Site: Strategic Work in Applied Geoscience SOARE: SWAGAbstract of Award
Primary: Dr. Philip van Beynen
Secondary: Dr. Jennifer Collins
Research Topics/Keywords: Environmental sciences, environmental engineering, hydrology, pollution, hydrological modelling, sustainability, water, urban
REU Site: Water sustainability in the urban environment: Improving the sustainable use of water through interdisciplinary researchAbstract of Award
Pullman, Washington
Primary: Julie Padowski
(509) 335-8539
Research Topics/Keywords: Food-energy-water nexus, systems modeling, agriculture, economics, hydrology, engineering, environment, resilience
REU Site: Stakeholder Informed Modeling of Innovations in the Food-Energy-Water NexusAbstract of Award
Primary: Dr. Phil Skemer
Secondary: Dr. Lars Hansen and Dr. Heather Savage
Research Topics/Keywords: Structural Geology, Geophysics, Rock Deformation, Materials Science
Comments: Each cohort will participate in a nine day field course in the Eastern Sierra Nevada, a six week laboratory session at one of eleven US-based rock deformation labs, and a conference session.
REU Site: Collaborative Research: Research Opportunities in Rock DeformationAbstract of Award
Houston, Texas
Primary: Caroline Masiello
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