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This website lists opportunities from the larger Co-op/Internship and Summer Research Opportunities in the Life Sciences website that specifically offer experiences in Microbiology or any related field (e.g., virology, infectious diseases, etc)

In addition to the valuable experience and good pay that a Co-op or Internship will give you, very many of the Opportunities listed on this website also provide Travel Reimbursement, Housing and Meals. So, don't let concerns about living expenses or the location of an organization posted on this website prevent you from checking out an exciting and challenging Co-op or Internship position!! If travel support, housing and meals are provided, this information will almost always be included in the details about the Co-op or Internship that can be found by clicking on the co-op website next to the organization's name and location.


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Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Atlanta, GA - co-op more details (2015) participates in the ORISE Research Participation Programs at the CDC
Alabama A&M University, Huntsville, AL - co-op (2016) "Please check back ... for application information for next year's (2016) program!" - REU-China: Ecological and Environmental Research in an Urbanized Landscape - "three days at AAMU followed by six weeks at Nanjing Forestry University in China and the remaining three weeks again at AAMU" - "Each REU participant will receive a $3000 scholarship, paid bi-weekly for the duration of the program. Travel, housing, and research related expenses will be covered" - Research Areas include: Microbial Biology and Genetics
Alabama State University, Montgomery, AL - co-op (2016) Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Development of Safe Nanomaterials for Biological Applications - Program Mentors include microbiology
Alltech, Center for Animal Nutrigenomics and Applied Animal Nutrition, Nicholasville, KY- co-op, application (2016) Research Internship Program - "The following are a few research areas in which students may be involved: Process biochemistry, microbiology and engineering" - not sure this is a paid opportunity
American Society for Microbiology, Washington, D.C. - co-op, application (2017) Undergraduate Research Capstone Program - for underrepresented minority students with Faculty in various universities who are members of ASM - student applicant must also be an ASM member (student membership))
American Society for Microbiology, Washington, D.C. - co-op, application (2017) "Conduct a research project for a minimum of 10 weeks beginning in the summer of 2017" - Undergraduate Research Fellowships with Faculty at their home institution or at a host institution who are members of ASM - student applicant must also be an ASM member (student membership)

Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX - co-op, application instructions (2017) Summer Medical And Research Training (SMART) Program - includes mentor projects in areas of microbiology
Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences, West Boothbay Harbor, ME - co-op (2016) Research Experience for Undergraduates - Research areas vary year to year, but include marine microbiology
Boston University, Boston, MA - co-op (2017) " The application deadline for the Summer 2017 SURF program will be in February, 2017 (the application will be available online in early December, 2016)" - Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship - Program Mentors include projects in areas of microbiology
Boston University, Bioiinformatics Program, Boston, MA - co-op (2017) Bioinformatics Research and Interdisciplinary Training (BRITE) - "research projects in a broad range of topics, including ... analysis of microbial communities..."
Boston University School of Medicine, Divison of Graduate Medical Sciences, Boston, MA - co-op (2017) Fundamental Research in Chemistry Addressing Problems in Biology - ."..for talented undergraduates from minority groups traditionally underrepresented in the biomedical sciences" - Biomedical laboratories that participate in STaRS reside in the doctoral departments and programs - Microbiology
Brandeis University, Life Sciences, Waltham, MA - co-op (2017) Undergraduate Summer Research in Cell and Molecular Visualization - participating faculty in areas of microbiology
Broad Institute Center for Genome Research, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2017) "Application (for 2017) will be available in mid-November 2016" - Summer Research Program - "Students spend the summer performing original computational or experimental-based research in labs across the Broad Institute’s research areas, from cancer to infectious disease to computational biology

Case Western University, Academic Careers in Engineering & Science (ACES) Program, Cleveland, OH - co-op (2016) Summer Undergraduate Research Program (for minority undergraduates) - "The following departments have been open to participation in the program: Molecular Biology and Microbiology
Center for Dark Energy Biosphere Investigations, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA - co-op (2016) for "Undergraduates from community colleges" - "Currently enrolled in a community college, planning to transfer to a 4-year university and major in a science discipline" - "help grow, isolate, describe, and ultimately name the microorganisms referred to as ‘intraterrestrials.."
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA - co-op (2016) Collegiate Leaders in Environmental Health
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA - co-op (2017) Summer Fellowship Opportunities - "The candidate will work on projects associated with developing and applying new methods to characterize and quantitate biochemical markers that are relevant in environmental exposures and chronic diseases"
College of Charleston, Grice Marine Laboratory (Fort Johnson Summer Research Program), Charleston, SC - co-op (2017) "The Fort Johnson REU program is back for summer 2017! We are currently in the process of arranging mentors and project descriptions before making application materials available. Please check back for updates" - Summer Research in Marine Organism Health - "The lab supports teaching and research in ...microbial ecology.."
Colorado State University, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Ft. Collins, CO - co-op, application (2017) click on REU Program at top for a scroll down list of links to more details- "participate in active research in a wide range of areas, including.. Detection of food-borne pathogens"
Columbia University, Biological Sciences, New York, NY - co-op (some 2016 information) (2017) Application is for 2017 - Amgen Scholars Program - in 2016 included Mentors from Microbiology and Immunology
Cornell University, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Department of Plant Pathology & Plant Microbe Biology, Department of Microbiology, Ithaca, NY - co-op (2017) Microbial Friends & Foes Research Experience for Undergraduates
Cornell University, Food Science Department, Ithaca, NY - co-op (2017) Food Safety/Microbiology is one selection on Application
Cornell University, New York State Agricultural Experiment Station, Geneva, NY - co-op (2017) "The Application ... will reopen for 2017 in December" - Summer Research Scholars Program - "projects in one of four disciplines including; ...Plant-Microbe Biology"
Cornell University, Weill Graduate School of Medical Sciences, New York, NY - co-op (2017) "Application (for 2017) will be available Nov 1"- Access Summer Research Program - Access Summer Research Program - "Students will have the choice of performing research in one of these eight disciplines: Biochemistry and Structural Biology, Cell and Developmental Biology, Immunology and Microbial Pathogenesis, Molecular Biology, Neuroscience, Pharmacology, Physiology, Biophysics, & Systems Biology, and Computational Biology and Medicine

Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH - co-op, application (2017) Academic Summer Undergraduate Research Experience - Research Opportunities in Microbiology and Immunology
Dauphin Island Sea Lab, Dauphin Island, AL - co-op (2016) Research Experience for Undergraduates - "Potential research areas include, for example:..marine microbial ecology.."
Dow Agrosciences, Indianapolis, IN - co-op (2017) Science Intern, Laboratory Based Research - "Applicable majors would include:Biology (biochemistry, biotechnology, cell biology, entomology, microbiology, molecular biology, plant pathology, or plant physiology), Chemistry (analytical, organic, or physical), Informatics (bioinformatics)"
Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA - co-op (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship - "Research ...in various disciplines including ... microbiology.."

F. Hoffman-LaRoche, several locations - co-op SEARCH (2016) insert Internship in box under Global Job Search (can then expand list by clicking on load more... link at bottom of list)
Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, FL - co-op (2016) Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) at the Intersection of Mathematics and Biology - "The following projects comprise the REU program: Microorganism Motility in Complex Fluids
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA - co-op (2017) Includes Vaccine and Infectious Diseases as one Area of Research

Genentech, South San Francisco, CA - co-op (2017) Process Development Summer Internship - "Preferred disciplines: chemical and biochemical engineering, biomedical engineering, bioengineering, pharmaceutical engineering, analytical chemistry, biochemistry, molecular biology, microbiology, biology, or related disciplines"
Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI - co-op, application (2016) - "Example study areas include microbial conversion of biomass into fuels..."
Gunderson Lutheran Medical Center, La Crosse, WI - co-op (2016) Student Summer Research Fellow - "Past Fellows have worked in obstetrics & gynecology, general surgery, bariatric surgery, cardiology, hematology-oncology, radiology, community & preventive care services, nursing, microbiology research laboratory, bereavement & advance care planning services, and neurosurgery" - not sure if this is a paid opportunity

Harvard Medical School, Division of Medical Sciences, Boston, MA - co-op (2017) Apply online (through Leadership Alliance Early Identification Program) - Summer Honors Undergraduate Research Program - "Summer research opportunities will be available in a variety of biological and biomedical sciences including (but not limited to): cellular and developmental biology, cell cycle regulation, stem cell biology, studies of blood cells, cancer biology, endocrinology, immunology, microbiology, molecular biology, genetics, neuroscience, receptor structure and function, transmembrane signaling mechanisms, and virology."
Harvard School of Public Health, Division of Biological Sciences, Boston, MA - co-op (2017) "The application for the 2017 Summer Program will be available in November" - Summer Program in Biological Sciences in Public Health - "Disease areas include infections (TB, Chagas disease, and Malaria), .."
Hope College, Biology Department, Holland, MI - co-op (2016) Environmental Impacts on Biological Systems: from Molecules to Ecosystem - several projects are in areas of microbiology

Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN - co-op (2016) Undergraduate Research for Prospective Physician-Scientists and Physician-Engineers - "Opportunities for research are expected to be available in basic science disciplines include Microbiology and Immunology
Institut Pasteur, Paris, France - co-op (2017) "Check the website in early fall 2016 for an updated Application Form and the list of 2017 participating labs" - The Undergraduate Internship Program - research areas include Microbiology, Parasitology and Mycology, Infection and Epidemiology
International Undergraduate Summer School 2017, United Kingdom - co-op (2017) "The John Innes Centre, The Sainsbury Laboratory and The Genome Analysis Centre provide UK and non-UK students the unique opportunity to spend the summer on their research programme in plant, microbial and computational biology."
Iowa State University, Ames, IA - co-op (2014) Molecular Biotechnology & Genomics - "..molecular biology, biotechnology and genomics of animals, microbes and plants
Iowa State University, Center for Biorenewable Chemicals, Ames, IA - co-op (2017) "Details regarding the (2017) program and application submission process will be available in December 2016" - some research projects in areas of Microbiology
Iowa State University, Chemical and Biological Engineering, Ames IA - co-op (2017) "The application period for BioMaP 2017 will open January 1, 2017" - Biological Materials and Processes Research Experience for Undergraduates (BioMaP REU) - previous projects included Contribution of Membrane Proteins to Microbial Robustness; Genome Engineering in Lactococcus lactis:
Iowa State University, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Ames, IA - co-op, application (2017) George Washington Carver Internship Program - " Disciplines commonly providing opportunities areplant pathology and microbiology

Keck Graduate Institute, Claremont, CA - co-op (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) Program - ".. research in the areas of applied molecular and cellular biology, bioengineering, computational biology.." - not sure if this is a paid opportunity - several Project Descriptions are in areas of microbiology

Long Island University-Post, Brookville, N.Y- co-op (2015) includes faculty research in areas of ecology/marine biology, breast cancer, host-parasite interactions, microbial pathogenesis
Louisiana State University School of Medicine, Department of Genetics, New Orleans, LA - co-op (2017) "Applications for the 2017 Summer Research Program will be available on December 15, 2016" - Research Experiences for Underrepresented Minority Undergraduates in Basic Sciences- "The program matches students with faculty members from one of LSUHSC's Departments of Basic Sciences: Microbiology, Immunology, Pathology
Loyola University Health System, Stritch School of Medicine, Dept of Microbiology & Immunology, Chicago, IL - co-op (2017)

Magee Women's Research Institute, Pittsburgh, PA - co-op (2017) "We will be accepting applications (for 2017) from November 1 through February 1" - College Student Summer Internship Program - "Research Areas: Development & Regenerative Medicine, Female Cancer, Gynecology, Infectious Disease, Pregnancy, Reproductive Physiology, Gonadal Biology & Fertility, and Women’s Health"
Marine Resources Division, South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, Fort Johnson Complex, SC - co-op (2015) "there will NOT be a MIMES Program in 2016" - "Minorities in Marine and Environmental Sciences (MIMES) Internship Program - "Mentors experienced in various fields of marine, environmental and coastal ocean science (including...microbiology..)"
.Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Biology and Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2017) "The online application for the 2017 summer program will open on November 15, 2016" - MIT Summer Research Program in the Biological Sciences, Neuroscience, and Biomedical related fields - Areas of research are very diverse and include Microbiology, Infectious Diseases"
Medical College of Wisconsin, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Milwaukee, WI - co-op (2017) Summer Program for Undergraduate Research - "areas of research (listed on application) that previous SPUR participants have been exposed to include Microbiology & Molecular Genetics
Medical University of South Carolina, College of Graduate Studies, Charleston, SC - co-op, more details (2016) Summer Undergraduate Research Program - Research Areas include Microbiology and Immunology
Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI - co-op (2016) Plant Genomics Summer Research Program - "..studies of plant-microbe --- interactions....insight into photosynthetic microbes, including algae and bacteria"
Monsanto (several locations) - co-op Search (2016) Click on Search Now under Search for Internship, Co-op and Trainee Roles at right side, then scroll down beneath search criteria, enter Intenrship in Keywords box, then Search and select Microbials Discovery Intern-014TL
Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, Moss Landing, CA - co-op (2017) "Please check back in November 2016 for information about our 2017 Internship Program" - not sure if this is a paid opportunity - Potential project areas include Microbiology
Morehouse College, Public Health Sciences Institutes, Atlanta, GA - co-op, application (2016) scroll down using arrows in shaded areas lower right side under image, then scroll down or up for more details - "Project: IMHOTEP is an eleven-week internship (May 16, 2016 - July 27, 2016) - "..control and prevention of disease and leads such efforts against malaria, diabetes, HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis.
Mote Marine Laboratory, Sarasota FL - co-op (2016) "The 2016 REU application will be posted online in January" - Research Experience for Undergraduates - includes Marine microbiology program
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY - co-op (2017) "We begin accepting applications in mid-August for the following year. All applications are due by February 1, 12 midnight, Eastern Standard Time" - Summer Undergraduate Research Program - Areas of Research include microbiology
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Center for Multicultural and Community Affairs, New York, NY - co-op (2017) "We begin accepting applications in mid-August for the following year. All applications are due by February 1, 12 midnight, Eastern Standard Time" - Summer Undergraduate Research Program - Areas of Research include microbiology

National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda, MD (and other locations) - co-op (2017) "the application for summer 2017 will be available in mid-November" - Brief Program Summary for participating NIH organizations includes National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
North Carolina State University, Department of Plant Pathology, Raleigh, NC - co-op (2017) Kelman Summer Research Internships - "The complex interactions of microbes and hosts make Plant Pathology a stimulating and versatile biological discipline"
Northeastern University, College of Science, Boston, MA - co-op (2016) Research projects include: Examining the link between biofilm disassembly and DNA damage response (in E. coli); Antibiotic Discovery
Novozymes, Franklinton, NC - co-op (2017) Research & Development/Technical Service Internships - Enrollment in a BS, MS or PhD degree program focusing in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Microbiology, Chemical Engineering, Biochemical Engineering, Food Science, Biology,

Ohio State University, College of Medicine, Medical Sciencist Training Program, Columbus, OH - co-op (2017) Summer Undergraduate Course Creating Excellence in Scientific Study (SUCCESS) - SUCCESS Faculty Research Areas include Infection and Immunity
Ohio State University, Department of Molecular Genetics, Columbus, OH - co-op (2017) Participating faculty research areas include Microbiology
Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Athens, OH - co-op (2017) scroll down to Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship - Some SURF 2017 Faculty Mentors have research in areas of microbiology
Oregon National Primate Research Center, Oregon Health & Science University, Beaverton, OR - co-op (2016) Summer Fellowship Program includes research in neurodevelopment, neuroendocrinology, neurodegeneration, cancer, aging, mental illness, brain injury, addiction, obesity, reproductive health, immune response to infectious agents, and stem cells.
Oregon State University, College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences (CEOAS), Corvallis, OR - co-op (2016) Summer Research Internships for Undergraduates - "We welcome applications from students with backgrounds and interests in...microbiology..."

Plum Island Animal Disease Center, Orient Point, NY - co-op (2017) Research Participation Program - Biodefense Research Opportunities in Foreign Animal Disease - "be completing an undergraduate (B.A., B.S. or equivalent) degree in microbiology, immunology, molecular biology, virology, epidemiology, computational biology, biostatistics, or other discipline related to foreign animal diseases"
Purdue University, School of Veterinary Medicine, West Lafayette, IN - co-op (2016) Veterinary Scholars Summer Research Program - "..summer research fellowships for ... undergraduate students.." -"Applicants may indicate preference for research in any of the following areas: infectious diseases "

Rockefeller University, New York, NY - co-op, application (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program - "..broad range of areas including biochemistry; structural biology and chemistry; molecular, cell and developmental biology; immunology; virology and microbiology; neuroscience; physics; and mathematical biology"
Rutgers - State University of New Jersey, Center for Advanced Biotechnology and Medicine, New Brunswick, NJ - co-op (2016) Summer Undergraduate Research Experience - not sure if this is a paid opportunity - Research Projects include Cell growth and cell death regulation in bacteria; Functional and structural characterization of apoptotic proteins in E. coli and pathogenic bacteria; Structure/function analysis of bacterial signal transduction pathways
Rutgers - State University of New Jersey, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Newark, NJ - co-op, application (2017) Summer Research Experience for Undergraduate Students - research areas include Microbiology

Sackler Institute at the NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY - co-op (2017) "Our application for 2017 will open November 1st and close January 30th" - Summer Undergraduate Research Program - "Students may work with faculty in the disciplines of any of our training programs" - Biomedical Imaging, Biostatistics, Cellular and Molecular Biology, Developmental Genetics, Epidemiology, Genome Integrity, Immunology & Inflammation, Microbiology, Molecular Biophysics, Molecular Oncology & Tumor Immunology, Molecular Pharmacology, Neuroscience and Physiology, Stem Cell Biology, Systems & Computational Biomedicine
San Jose State University, Department of Biological Sciences, San Jose, CA- co-op, application process (2016) "Students will be paid $525/week for ten weeks for a total of $5,250 in 2016 " - Research by Undergraduates using Molecular Biology Applications - Faculty or Site Participants include areas of Microbiology
SETI Institute, Mountain View, CA - co-op (2016) Research Experience for Undergraduates program for highly motivated students interested in astrobiology research; "..spanning the field of astrobiology, from microbiology.."
Shannon Point Marine Center, Anacortes, WA - co-op (2017) "..research projects have included work on ---; marine microbial ecology..."
South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, Marine Resources Division, Columbia, SC - co-op (2015) "there will NOT be a MIMES Program in 2016" - Minorities in Marine and Environmental Sciences (MIMES) Internship Program - "Mentors experienced in various fields of marine, environmental and coastal ocean science (including...microbiology..)"
South Dakota State University, Department of Biology and Microbiology, Brookings, SD - co-op (2015) Interdisciplinary Undergraduate Research Projects on Bioenergy
Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA - co-op (2017) "Our program dates for 2017 are June 24 - August 26" - Stanford Summer Research Program/Amgen Scholars Program - participating departments include Microbiology & Immunology
State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY - co-op (2017) "The (application) deadline is February 1, 2017 (11:59PM, Eastern Time)" - CLIMB UP for Summer Research - Participating Mentors include Microbiology and Immunology
State University of New York at Buffalo, Institute for Strategic Enhancement of Educational Diversity, Buffalo, NY - co-op (2017) Summer Research Experienc - Participating Schools and Departments include Microbiology and Immunology
State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Buffalo, NY - co-op (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research Experience - participating departments include Microbiology and Immunology
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Pediatric Oncology Education Program, Memphis, TN - co-op, application (2017) Pediatric Oncology Education Program - participating Departments or divisions include Infectious Diseases

Texas A&M University Health Science Center, College of Medicine College Station, TX - co-op, application (2017) Summer Research Program - Mentors from Medical Microbiology
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Lubbock, TX - co-op, application (2016) Summer Accelerated Biomedical Research Internships - Previous Mentors included Infectious Diseases
The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME - co-op (2017) Summer Student Program - research areas include Immunology/Infectious Disease
Tufts University, School of Engineering, Medford, MA - co-op (2017) "The online applications will be available beginning in the 2017 spring semester" - "mentors are drawn from multiple departments across life sciences and engineering, including Tufts University Departments of .... Microbiology..."
Tulane National Primate Research Center, Covington, LA - co-op (2017) "Application deadline is February 1 of each year" - "Positions will be available in each of the following five Divisions of the TNPRC: Bacteriology & Parasitology,... Microbiology"
Tuskegee University, Tuskegee, AL - co-op (2017) "The application deadline is March 1 annually." - Research Experience for Undergraduates in Integrative Biosciences - several projects are in areas of microbiology

University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Public Health, Birmingham, AL - co-op (2017) "Online Application (for 2017) available November 23, 2016" - Research projects in Guatemala, Jamaica, Peru or Swaziland - "research experience in the areas of nutrition, tropical infectious diseases, reproductive health and/or sexually transmitted diseases, HIV/AIDS or chronic disease"
University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA - co-op (2017) Amgen Scholars Program - Research Areas include Microbiology, ..Plant & Microbial Biology
University of California at Berkeley, Integrative Biology, Molecular & Cell Biology, Plant & Microbial Biology, Berkeley, CA - co-op (2017) NSF Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Program in Cell, Developmental and Evolutionary Biology
University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA - co-op (2017) Amgen Scholars Program - UCLA Amgen Scholars Program Faculty include areas of Microbiology
University of California Davis Health System, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Sacramento, CA - co-op (2015) Hugh Edmondson Summer Research Internship Program - One Internship Project is Intestinal Microbiota and the Presence of Clostridium difficile in Healthy and Symptomatic Patients
University of California at Riverside, Department of Plant Pathology & Microbiology and Institute for Integrative Genome Biology, Riverside, CA - co-op (2017)
University of Chicago, Department of Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology, Chicago, IL - co-op (2017) - MGCB REU Trainers in areas of Plant defense against bacterial infection, and bacterial virulence mechanisms
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH - co-op (2017) "2017 SURE application - available November 1st"- Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship - Research areas include infectious diseases
University of Colorado, Boulder, CO - co-op (2015) REU in Environmental Sustainability - one Participating Faculty member does research in Environmental microbiology, bioaerosols,acid mine drainage
University of Colorado, Denver, School of Medicine, Denver, CO - co-op, application (2017) Graduate Experience for Multicultural Students Program summer research program - "Participating laboratories include... ... microbiology..."
University of Connecticut, Department of Physiology and Neurobiology, Stoors, CT - co-op (2016) - "research opportunities in the areas of renal and muscle physiology; developmental neurobiology, synaptic plasticity and neural circuits; and other areas in molecular and cell biology, microbiology and immunology."
University of Florida, Gainsville, FL - co-op, application (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research at Florida (SURF) - Includes faculty research in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences - one project area is Microbiology and Cell Science
University of Georgia, Athens, GA - co-op (2017) "We will be begin accepting applications for Summer 2017 on January 01, 2017" - Population Biology of Infectious Diseases
University of Georgia, Department of Genetics, Athens, GA - co-op (2016) Summer Undergraduate Fellowships in Genetics - "Research in the areas of ...prokaryotic molecular genetics ..."
University of Georgia, Department of Microbiology, Athens, GA - co-op (2017) "Please check back late Nov 2016 for the 2017 application deadline"
University of Hawaii Manoa, Manoa HI - co-op, application (2017) DNA-based Discoveries in Hawaii’s Biodiversity - "...mentored by a diverse faculty from the departments of Biology, Botany, and Microbiology"
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Pharmacy, Chicago, IL - co-op (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Program - Program Mentor areas include Drug discovery and development, biosynthesis, synthetic biology, microbiology
University of Iowa, Genetics, Human Toxicology, Immunology, Molecular & Cellular Biology and Neuroscience, Iowa City, IA - co-op, application (2017) Interdisciplinary Summer Undergraduate Research Program
University of Iowa, Graduate College, Iowa City, IA - co-op (2017) Summer Research Opportunities Program - Available mentors in areas of Microbiology
University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Department of Microbiology, Iowa City, IA - co-op (2017) Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates in Microbiology
University of Kansas, Department of Molecular Biosciences, Lawrence, KS - co-op (2015) "Areas of research interests range from studies on protein folding and protein design, to investigations of mechanisms of cell-cell communication, cell division and cell migration, to studies on the genetics of complex traits, tissue development, and host-parasite interactions."
University of Maryland Eastern Shore, Paul S. Sarbanes Coastal Ecology Teaching and Research Center, Princess Anne, MD - co-op (2015) REU in Marine and Estuarine Science - Environmental Microbes is one areas of research choice on application
University of Massachusetts-Boston, Department of Biology, Boston, MA - co-op (2016) Research Experience for Undergraduates - Research Topics (subject to change) include Marine microbial and ecosystem ecology, Molecular microbial ecology
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, Dartmouth, MA - co-op (2017) "Check back in Fall 2016 for the next year (2017)" - Undergraduate Marine Biology Research Experience Summer - marine biology research project areas include Ecology of organisms; from bacteria to eels
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI - co-op (2017) Summer Research Opportunity Program - Participating Departments include Microbiology and Immunology
University of Minnesota-Morris, Morris, MN - co-op (2016) International Research Experience: Research Experiences for Undergraduate (REU) Program - Indigenous America to Indigenous Borneo (Malaysia): Adventures in Biology and Biodiversity - "research on the island of Borneo in Malaysia and the remaining time in northern Minnesota near the Chippewa National Forest" - "engaged in cutting edge research in microbiology, ecology, biochemistry and related fields on projects that have cultural relevancy to the indigenous tribes of Borneo"
University of Mississippi Medical Center, School of Graduate Studies in the Health Sciences, Jackson, MS - co-op (2017) "2017 Application will be online the first week of January 2017" - Summer Undergraduate Research Experience - "Students may work with faculty on cutting-edge research in the following disciplines: Microbiology/Immunology and Virology"
University of Missouri, Columbia, MO - co-op (2017) "Applications (for 2017) will be available November 9" - Cell and Molecular Biology - "be pursuing a major in biology, biochemistry, microbiology or related fields"
University of Montana, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Missoula, MT - co-op (2017) environmental chemistry - one project entitled "Small Molecule Drug Discovery from Extremophilic Microbes"
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE - co-op, application (2017) Summer Research Programs - Applied Plant Systems - "Related fields: Microbiology
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE - co-op, application (2017) Summer Research Programs - Bioenergy Systems - Related Fields: Microbiology
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Nebraska Center for Virology, Lincoln, NE - co-op, application (2017) Summer Research Programs - Undergraduate Summer Research Experience in Virology
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE - co-op, application (2017) Summer Research Programs - Systems Biology of Plant and Microbiome - Related Fields: Microbiology
University of Nebraska Medical Center, Department of Pathology/Microbiology, Omaha, NE - co-op (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research Program
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, School of Life Sciences, Las Vegas, NV - co-op (2017) Mechanisms of Evolution - includes Mentors in areas of microbiology
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, School of Life Sciences, Las Vegas, NV - co-op, more details, application (2015) Tengchong PIRE project with six universities in China (links to each in middle column at bottom of the website) - .. microbial cultivation and physiology, microbial community activity measurements".. $5,000 stipend. Housing and travel will be covered by the grant"
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC - co-op (2017) Summer of Learning and Research (SOLAR) Program - Research Areas include Bacteriology
University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Department of Biological Sciences, Charlotte, NC - co-op (2017) REU Summer Program: Biology and Biotechnology - "Example projects include ..study of microbial populations for biofuel development or water treatment..
University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN - co-op (2017) "The application window for 2017 will run from December 1, 2016 through February 15, 2017"- "The program welcomes students with backgrounds in...Biology..." - "..detect environmental contamination or food adulteration, discover and manage bacterial drug resistance, test pharmaceutical quality, and even diagnose human and animal diseases to impact the lives of people all over the world"
University of Oklahoma Health Science Center, Graduate College, Oklahoma City, OK - co-op, application (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research Experience - Participating Programs & Research Areas include Microbiology
University of Oklahoma Health Science Center, Graduate College, Oklahoma City, OK - co-op, application (2017) Native American Research Center for Health - Participating Programs & Research Areas include Microbiology
University of Oregon, Biology Department, Eugene, OR - co-op (2017) "We will begin accepting applications on December 1. At that time, the application will be accessible on this page" - Research Experiences for Undergraduates Summer Program in Molecular Biosciences - Research areas include Microbiology
University of Oregon, Meta Center for Systems Biology, Eugene, OR - co-op (2017) "There is not a hard deadline (for applications). We will begin making offers of admission in January, and we will continue to review applications until all slots are filled" - Alaska Oregon Research Training Alliance for undergraduates from Alaskan universitie - Research areas include: microbiology
University of Pennsylvania, Biomedical Graduate Studies, Philadelphia, PA - co-op (2017) Summer Undergraduate Internship Program - Microbiology, Parasitology, and Virology are Laboratory Research areas
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Center for Molecular Studies in Digestive and Liver Disease, Philadelphia, PA - co-op (2017) Undergraduate Student Scholars Program - Research interests of Center Investigators (program faculty) include Microbe and host immune responses program
University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, Interdisciplinary Biomedical Graduate Program, Pittsburgh, PA - co-op (2017) Participating Programs include: Cell Biology, Cellular and Molecular Pathology, Immunology, Molecular Biophysics and Structural Biology, Molecular Genetics and Developmental Biology, Molecular Pharmacology, Molecular Virology and Microbiology
University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY - co-op (2017) Summer Scholars Program - program mentors include Immunology, Microbiology and Virology
University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN - co-op (2016) Microbial Community Interactions and Functions
University of Texas Medical Branch, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Galveston, TX - co-op (2016) "..in almost any area of biomedical research. These include, but are not restricted to: Molecular biology, toxicology, biochemistry, immunology, physiology, virology, genetics, microbiology and pharmacology..."
University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, Houston, TX - co-op (2017) Micro-SURP Summer Undergraduate Research Program
University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Houston, TX - co-op (2016) Summer Research Program for Undergraduates
- Faculty Mentors in Microbiology and Molecular Genetics
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Southwestern Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Dallas, TX - co-op, application (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program - research areas include Microbiology
University of Toledo, College of Medicine, Toledo, OH - co-op (2016) Biomedical Research Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURP) on the Health Science Campus - one Research Program of Interest on the application is Infection, Immunity & Transplantation
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI - co-op (2017) "The application period will open in mid-November 2016 and close mid-February 2017" - Integrated Biological Sciences Summer Research Program
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Bacteriology, Madison, WI - co-op (2015) "this program is not currently funded. This page is informational only."
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Bacteriology, Madison, WI - co-op, application (2015) "this program is not currently funded. This page is informational only." - International Undergraduate Research Experience in a biological sciences research laboratory at Mahidol University or Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok, Thailand

Vanderbilt University, College of Arts and Science, Institute of Chemical Biology, Nashville, TN - co-op, application (2017) Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates Program in Chemical Biology - "...designed to introduce chemistry, biochemistry and biology students to the research processes..." - Training Faculty include Microbiology
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Summer Science Academy, Nashville, TN - co-op, Application (2017) The Molecular and Cellular Biology Summer Program - "for undergraduates who are interested in pursuing a career in the biomedical sciences. Participating departments include: Biochemistry, Biological Sciences, Cancer Biology, Cell Biology, Microbiology and Immunology, Molecular Physiology and Biophysics, Neuroscience, Pathology, and Pharmacology"
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Summer Science Academy, Nashville, TN - co-op, Application (2017) Vanderbilt Minority Summer Research Program - "Students can select research projects in the following areas: Cardiology and Cardiovascular Disease, Biochemistry, Biological Sciences, Cancer Biology, Cell & Developmental Biology, Cellular & Molecular Pathology, Chemical & Physical Biology, Human Genetics, Microbiology & Immunology, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Neurosciences, Pharmacology
Virginia Commonwealth University, School of Medicine, Richmond, VA - co-op (2017) "Look for the summer 2017 application beginning November 2016" - Summer Student Program in Microbiology, Infectious Diseases and Public Health Epidemiology
Virginia Tech (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University), Virginia Bioinformatics Institute, Blacksburg, VA - co-op (2015) Microbiology in the Post Genome Era

Wadsworth Center, New York State Department of Health, Albany, NY - co-op (2017) "Please check back later this fall for information on the 2017 summer program" - Research Experience for Undergraduates - Research Projects and Mentors include several in areas of Microbiology
Washington University in St. Louis, Institute for Public Health, St Louis, MO - co-op (2016) TWO Summer Research Programs: Public Health Advanced Summer Education (PHASE) program & Summer Program for Research in Global Health "with support from the Departments of Medicine, Molecular Microbiology, and Pathology and Immunology"
Wayne State University, School of Medicine, Office of Biomedical Graduate Programs, Detroit, MI - co-op (2016)
Weill Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Cornell University, New York, NY - co-op (2017) "Application will be available Nov 1. - Deadline: February 1, 2017" - "Students apply to the ACCESS summer research program via the Leadership Alliance Summer Research-Early Identification Program" - Access Summer Research Program - "Students will have the choice of performing research in one of these eight disciplines: Biochemistry and Structural Biology, Cell and Developmental Biology, Immunology and Microbial Pathogenesis, Molecular Biology, Neuroscience, Pharmacology, Physiology, Biophysics, & Systems Biology, and Computational Biology and Medicine

Yale University, The Raymond and Beverly Sackler Institute for Biological, Physical and Engineering Sciences, New Haven, CT - co-op (2017) Convergence of Research at the Interface of the Biological, Physical, and Engineering Sciences - faculty affiliated with the program include those in Microbial Pathogenesis