This program provides an opportunity for undergraduate students to work throughout the summer in a laboratory at the Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute. Students will work on a project assigned to them by their laboratory supervisor gaining valuable experience and research skills.
Students must have completed, at the minimum, their second undergraduate year of a recognized university science program by May 2017.
Prospective students must apply ONLINE and submit the following:
- A resume or curriculum vitae, including permanent and sessional addresses;
- One cover letter that includes the area(s) of research you are interested in and three (3) investigators whose lab you would
- like to work in - List of Investigators Hiring Summer Students
- Unofficial transcripts (online transcript printouts are sufficient);
The names and contact information of two (2) references (academic preferred) *Reference letters are NOT required
Complete applications must be submitted online by midnight February 28, 2017.
The summer student program is extremely competitive. Individual scientists select their own summer students; there is no centralized selection process. Please be aware that acceptances are made on a rolling basis.
Conditions of Summer Program: Students will be expected to complete a three (3) month period at the Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum and work full-time hours (37.5 hours per week). Students will work on a project assigned to them by their laboratory supervisor. In addition, students will be required to summarize their work in the form of a poster presentation at an event near the end of the summer.
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