The University of Maine Initiative
for One Health and the Environment is excited to announce an NSF-funded Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program for summer 2020. Our fully paid summer program will focus on Accelerating New Environmental Workskills (REU ANEW). From June 1 to August 8, 2020, we will invite 10 motivated undergraduate students to join our faculty and graduate students to conduct cutting-edge research at the intersection of human, animal (including marine mammals!), and environmental health.
A post-doctoral researcher in agent-based modeling of citizen science data. The focus is on tick abundance, tick-borne diseases, forest management, and landowner behavior. Supervisors will be Drs. Jessica Leahy and Carly Sponarski. The closing date is April 15th, 2020 with possible start dates ranging from 9/1/20-01/01/21.