Discovery Park Undergraduate Research Internship Program

"DP Science Education Research"

About the Project

Project Time & Type:
Fall 2010 - DURI
Research area(s):
Science Education/ Microscopy
Project Description:
The intern will develop a microscopy activity to be used by school groups touring Bindley. The intern will teach and evaluate both the development and final outcomes of this project.
Expected Student Contributions:
The student will work in the microscopy facilities in Bindley with Dr. Robinson's research group. The student will potentially develop protocols for utilizing newly acquired microscopy equipment.
Related Website(s):
http://www.purdue.edu/dp/p12stem/
Desired Qualifications:
>3.0 GPA, interest in science research, teaching, and outreach.
Estimated Weekly Hours:
9
Department awards independent research credits for this project?
Yes, 3 credit hours

Professor in Charge

Name:
Foster, Christian
Deptartment/College:
discovery park administration

Student Supervisor

Name:
A grad student in Dr. Robinson's laboratory TBA
Title:
Mr or Miss

Cooperating Faculty

Name:
Paul Robinson
Deptartment/College:
Basic Medical Sciences
Name:
Candiss Vibbert
Deptartment/College:
DP Engagement