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We invite enthusiastic SDSU undergraduate students to apply for a PAID summer research experience as part of our project “Species with binational distributions as a means for engaging Hispanic students into forestry and natural resources”. No experience is needed but interest in continuing a career in plant sciences or natural resources is required.  

(Send your resume and a short statement of interest by April 28th to Interviews will start on May 5th


Planned activities include:

·        Field trips in California and Baja California (Mexico)*

·        Attend national and international conferences and symposia*

·        Training on molecular techniques

·        Learn more about the important plants of our region used for food and textiles

·        Develop national and international collaborations in Mexico

·        Lead Workshops for younger students

·        Gain more experience working with native plants in the field and growing them at home

*Travel to Mexico is optional, students without passports are still welcome to apply. Travel activities will follow all covid-related guidelines placed at the time of travel. 

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