Previous summer program participants are encouraged to apply for a Mentor / Program Assistant Position:
- Review basic laboratory methods:
Weighing, reagent preparation
Simplify and present advanced environmental materials to high school students in classroom lectures.
Meet weekly with student to discuss his or her research progress. After reviewing student’s daily lab notebooks and weekly reports, write a weekly summary of each student’s progress.
Advise students about their scientific reports and presentations.
Assist the Program Coordinator with logistic and administrative tasks to ensure program’s success.
Meet weekly with the Program Director to discuss progress.
Sample Lecture Topics for Mentors
Protein purification, protein determination assays
Completed at least one year of college and science classes, preferably biology, environmental science, chemistry, and physics.
Must be enthusiastic and comfortable with teaching introductory science topics, mentoring a diverse group of students, planning educational programs, analyzing data, and coordinating administrative tasks.
Previous participation in a related program is a plus.
Email your application materials to email@example.com
Fax or mail us your OFFICAL college transcript(s)
We will continue to interview candidates until all vacancies are filled.