Summer Course Application Form

Application Deadline: Friday, January 16, 2015

Photo of 2014 participants on board the R/V Kilo Moana.

2014 summer course participants on board the R/V Kilo Moana.

ONLY if you are unable to use this form, you may download the course application PDF or Word document; print the form, fill it out, and mail it to the address below. For more information, download the flyer PDF.

1. Name:

2. Email address:

3. Other contact Information (mailing address, telephone, and FAX):

4. Are you currently a graduate student or postdoc? If so, where?

5. What is your nationality?

6. Please provide a chronological synopsis of your post-secondary education including course taken in oceanography, biogeochemistry, microbiology, and ecology (500 words or less):

7. Please provide an updated curriculum vitae including research experience, publications, and information on types of equipment, methodologies, or computer-based models you use in your research:

8. Name two publications that have been most influential to your thinking as a scientist:

9. What prior experience, if any, have you had working at sea? Please include a description of the type of work conducted and the duration of time at sea:

10. If selected as a participant in the course, you will be asked to prepare a formal 15-minute seminar on your current research. Please provide a title and brief (<200 words) abstract for this presentation:

11. What aspect of microbial oceanography interests you most (200 words or less)?

12. What are your career goals and where do you see your professional development leading you over the next 5 years (300 words or less)?

13. Please provide the names and contact information for three people who have agreed to prepare letters supporting your application. Each person will receive an emailed request to submit a letter of reference by uploading it to this website, but it is your responsibility to make sure the letters are received before Friday, January 16, 2015. Be sure to provide these references with information about the course and a copy of your application.

Name 1:
Email 1:
Name 2:
Email 2:
Name 3:
Email 3:



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