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Undergraduate Summer Research

Applications are invited for Research Awards for the summer months of 2018 at the Department of Mathematics at the University of Western Ontario.

Supervision is available in a variety of areas related to existing research conducted by faculty members, including algebra, analysis, geometry and topology. Applicants are not required to specify a particular area of interest.

This program will be run in cooperation with NSERC's Undergraduate Student Research Award program. The awards will be for four months during May -- August, 2018. Salaries will be a minimum of $500 per week for 16 weeks, depending on circumstances, and we will, in addition, provide a travel allowance in accordance with NSERC’s Travel Allowance policy. The awards are subject to availability of funding and depend on the qualifications of the applicants. Each applicant should be an undergraduate student in a mathematical sciences program, and possess an A average.

In accordance with NSERC and Canadian Immigration regulations, this advertisement is directed to persons holding Canadian citizenship or permanent resident status.

The closing date for receipt of applications is January 8, 2018.

E-mail inquiries are welcome. Interested individuals should send a resume, recent grade report, application for NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Award (must be completed and printed from NSERC’s web site: http://www.nserc.ca/) and arrange to have two reference letters sent to

Department of Mathematics 
Attention: Adriana Dimova
The University of Western Ontario 
London, Ontario 
N6A 5B7 Canada

E-mail: math-usra@uwo.ca
Phone: 519-661-3641
Fax: 519-661-3610

(Note: Successful applicants will be required to submit official transcripts; offers will be conditional upon receipt of necessary documentation.) 

For more information email math-usra@uwo.ca