Experiences

Micro- and Nanoplastics Released from Plastic Food Packaging

United States
UCARE Experience

The widespread use of plastic products in food handling poses a direct risk of releasing tiny plastic particles, such as …

High-Throughput Video Analyses of Sensory Evolution in Drosophila Species Courtship

United States
UCARE Experience

Students will rear/collect Drosophila flies from several species across this well-studied genus, and prepare the adults for courtship in behavioral …

Animating History

United States
UCARE Experience

We are Animating History and we make award winning films based on REAL people from the past. Our current film, …

Understanding Fire History in the Nebraska Sand Hills Using Lake Sediment Cores

United States
UCARE Experience

The accepted applicant will be working one-on-one with researchers in describing sediment cores taken from the Sand Hills in May …

Transitioning from a Linear to a Circular Bioeconomy – Opportunities within the Beef System

United States
UCARE Experience

For the agri-food system, the concept of Circular Bioeconomy (CBE) has been proposed as it focuses explicitly on circular production …

Drug Development Against Viral Diseases

United States
UCARE Experience

Description:
This position is for a self-motived student who has an interest in antiviral research and drug development. Basic courses …

Drug Screening Against RNA-dependent RNA polymerase (RdRp) of Flaviviruses

United States
UCARE Experience

Project Description:

This position will join our dynamic molecular virology lab for conducting antiviral research. Our lab has been utilizing …

Molecular dynamics simulations for studying fluid flows

United States
UCARE Experience

Project Description:

This position will involve writing and running molecular dynamics simulations and analyzing the data generated through those simulations. …

Mental Health, Equity, and Retention in Engineering Education

United States
UCARE Experience
Undergraduate Research Programs

Description:

Undergraduate research on mental health in engineering, supported by the John C. and Nettie V. David Memorial Trust Fund. …