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Potential Students

There are a wide variety of opportunities for graduate and undergraduate students to participate in my laboratory.  Please do not hesitate to contact me by phone or email.

 

ASSISTANTSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Graduate assistantship opportunities, and information about the graduate program at AWRI can be found on the AWRI homepage (www. gvsu.edu/wri) under “Graduate Studies”. 

Undergraduate funding opportunities can be found on the AWRI homepage.  In addition to the funding available at the Institute level, additional opportunities are available through external grant funds and the Student Summer Scholars program.   

 

EXPECTATIONS OF GRADUATE STUDENTS

 

STRONGLY SUGGESTED/REQUIRED READING FOR GRAD STUDENTS

Mindset: The New Psychology of Success by Carol S. Dweck

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen R. Covey

Writing Science: How to Write Papers That Get Cited and Proposals That Get Funded by Joshua Schimel

How to Write A Lot: A Practical Guide to Productive Academic Writing by Paul J. Silvia

 

COURSES OFFERED

I teach a Molecular Ecology course for upper level undergraduate and graduate students each Winter semester. 

I also sponsor independent studies for undergraduate and graduate students.  Just contact me.

 

Page last modified May 14, 2012