Undergraduate students looking for research opportunities in summer 2015 may want to look at the SURF REU program at SIO. The Semmens Lab has several potential projects for a well-qualified applicant, preferably with a quantitative background:
- Advancing Bayesian stable isotope mixing models used in trophic ecology (MixSIAR)
- Investigating the recovery of a Nassau grouper spawning aggregation (Grouper Moon)
- Analyzing recreational fisheries bycatch data (Coastal Angler Tagging Cooperative)
See the SURF website for program and application details: https://scripps.ucsd.edu/undergrad/surf/program-details. Dates are 6/18-8/22, and the app deadline is 3/15. For further project descriptions, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.