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The Texas A&M Sociology Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) offers summer fellowships to do world class research.
This program is funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF).
Research Projects and Activites: At a Glance
Nationally known faculty will involve students in on-going research projects in the following areas:
- Health disparities
- Residential segregation
- Disparities in education
- Disparities in housing and neighborhoods
- Quantitative analysis of disparities
- Mapping and other visualization of disparities
- Communicating social science research
- Disparities in criminal justice outcomes and familial impacts
- Experimental research on reducing inequality in groups
- Measurement of racial and ethnic categories
- Participation in research project working with faculty supervisor/mentor
- Participation in advanced undergraduate seminar in research methods
- Mentoring and guest speakers focusing on graduate training and careers in social science research
- Presenting research findings at end-of-program Research Symposium and at a professional conference
- Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas
- Dates: May 2018 – July 2018
- Stipend, room, board, and program travel provided
2017 Cohort Application Deadline:
- Application review begins March 2018 and continues until all positions are filled.
- Eligible students can be nominated or can apply directly by completing the instructions on the application page of our website. The application will be available in February 2018.
NSF program guidelines stipulate that students must be US Citizens and be working toward a four-year degree (graduating December 2018 or later). In addition, our program requires that students have the support and endorsement of a home campus faculty mentor.