Potential Research Areas Current research opportunities are available within any of the research areas listed for the Center.
Brief descriptions of the currently scheduled research areas available for the summer of 2014 can be found at the CASPER Fellows Research Areas page.
Eligibility and Selection Criteria College undergraduates interested in pursuing a career in the physical sciences are eligible. Applicants will be considered for appointment without regard to race, creed, color, sex, national origin, age, handicap status or any other non-merit factor. Appointment selection is competitive and will be based upon the following criteria: (1) scholarship, curriculum and experience, (2) career objectives and scientific interest, (3) match of applicant interest with available research projects within the department and (4) letters of recommendation. Applications are now being accepted. If you wish to apply, please notify me via E-mail to obtain additional information. For final confirmation of appointment, successful applicants must sign a letter of acceptance (or rejection) of the offer to participate within one (1) week of notification.
You can apply via the Web (except for transcripts and recommendation letters which must be sent via mail as explained below) by filling out the form located here. All applications submitted via snail-mail must be typed and should include the following information:
The above applicant information (as well as any questions regarding the program) should be addressed to:
Dr. Truell W. Hyde, Director
Phone: (254) 710-3763 Fax: (254) 710-7309