Summer Undergraduate Research Programs

Contact Us

Name: Marc Stearns
Position: Senior Associate Director of Admissions

Jefferson College of Life Sciences
130 South Ninth Street, Suite 100
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Telephone: 215-503-0155

Jefferson College of Life Sciences sponsors summer research positions for juniors/rising seniors. These positions provide opportunities for undergraduate students to work in the laboratories of active faculty researchers.

The program is designed to provide a rich experience for students interested in pursuing their graduate studies in the biomedical/life sciences.

Highlights of the program include:

  • A stipend of $3,500 and an allowance for campus housing
  • A 10-week research experience from June 8 through August 14, 2020
  • Research experience with world-renowned faculty in the following research areas:
    • Biochemistry & Molecular Pharmacology
    • Cell Biology & Regenerative Medicine
    • Genetics, Genomics & Cancer Biology
    • Immunology & Microbial Pathogenesis
    • Neuroscience
    • Tissue Engineering

Admission Requirements

Application Deadline: January 15th

Application requirements:

  • U.S. Citizen or Permanant Resident
  • Submitted Application
  • $25.00 Application Fee
  • Transcripts from any college or university attended
  • 2 Letters of recommendation
  • Essay Questions
  • Resume/CV

If you have additional questions, please contact: Marc.Stearns@jefferson.edu