Physics Job Center
10-week summer research experience for undergraduates. Stipend, on-campus housing, food allowance, and travel is included.
Research Areas: Soft Matter, Biomaterials, Nanomaterials, Optoelectronic materials (including solar applications), and Thin Films
Join UC Merced in its first annual Research Experiences for Undergraduates Program: Applications in Modern Materials, funded by the National Science Foundation. As the tenth (and newest) campus of the University of California system, participants benefit from amazing resources in a close-knit community of diverse scholars. Participate in cutting-edge research with faculty and graduate student mentors. Seminars will illustrate the variety of research activities in modern materials. Present your research at the annual Research Symposium at UC Merced. Visit and tour Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. Workshops prepare you to use your summer research to take the next steps in your STEM career. Applicants must be U.S. Citizens or permanent residents currently enrolled undergraduates who have completed 1 year of full-time study or the equivalent. Underrepresented minorities, women, and veterans are especially encouraged to apply.
Additional Salary Information: Stipend for the 10-week program