Amphibian and reptile genetics and disease ecology - Biology

I will have opportunities for up to 2 undergraduates to work on research projects starting in spring 2019. All projects will relate to genetics, evolution, immunity and/or diseases in amphibians and reptiles. Students will work in the field and in our molecular lab using analysis methods such as PCR, qPCR, library preparation, enzymatic assays, and sequencing.

Project Dates

Start Date: 1/10/2023 - End Date: 4/30/2023

Students Needed

Type of Project


Student Responsibilities

Responsibilities will vary from project to project and semester to semester.

Time Commitment

10 hours per week hour(s)

Student Requirements

Experience with molecular biology and herpetology is preferred but not required. We expect an initial commitment of 10 hours per week for one semester, with the option to continue indefinitely depending on how the position works out for you and for us.

Interested in Working With the Following Programs

For EXCEL URE Students Only

Additional Notes

Can accommodate in-person research for Spring 2021.

Position Overview

  • Date Posted: 09-21-2018
  • Location:
    • Orlando (Main Campus)
  • Paid: Yes