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We are now accepting applications for the summer 2022 NSF REU program in Microbial Symbioses and Diversity at the University of Arizona. The application deadline is March 28th.   This Program focuses on more than 20 faculty participants from the College of Agriculture, Life and Environmental Sciences and College of Science inspire students by creating an atmosphere of excitement and creativity dedicated to the study of microbial biodiversity and symbiosis in plants, animals, as well as their role in ecosystem function. Each REU participant will work directly with participating faculty members and their research groups.  Summer 2022 participants are listed below. Please direct questions to the Program Coordinator Allison Sullivan at 

E. Arnold

J. Blakinship

K. Cooper

A. Dhar

F. Duca

M. Tfaily

I. Molnar

S. Ravishankar

P. Stock

G. Vedantam

K. Vandoorsaler

Program Overview