Genomics Undergrad Research Opportunities 2024-25

Explore Genomics Research Opportunities!

Two Online Info Sessions:

April 2, 2024 at 5:00 PM

April 18, 2024 at 12:00 PM

Zoom Link for open info sessions.

Research Mentoring Internship (RMI): Hands-on genomics research training for UCSC undergraduates. RMI Scholars receive hands-on experience in wet-lab or computational research with UCSC scientists or engage in faculty-directed research into the ethical, legal, and social implications of genomic research. RMI scholars also have professional development workshops, networking opportunities, and guidance in developing their science communication skills.

Paid positions are available: ($30/hr), 10 hrs/week for 10 weeks

Eligibility: All majors welcome, especially underrepresented populations in STEM

Application: Complete form, transcripts, resume, financial aid offer letter, and recommendation letter to Zia Isola (

Deadline to apply: May 6th, 2024

No coding experience required, but encouraged for STEM applicants

Foundational biology knowledge necessary, except for ELSI research applicants

Selection Criteria: Academic performance, background, career interests, and diversity contributions.

Questions? Email Jason Burns:

Don’t miss this chance to gain valuable research experience and contribute to genomic exploration! Apply now!

Last modified: Apr 01, 2024