[Research]: NSF International REU Site in Community GIS and Citizen Science


Study in Central Florida and Belize

June 19 – August 4, 2017

Priority Application Deadline

February 17, 2017

What Will REU Students Do?

  • Map disparities in flooding & disaster management
  • Map marine debris & impacts on coastal communities
  • Engage in international community-based research
  • Learn and apply GIS, mapping and qualitative method skills

REU Student Compensation

All-inclusive trip and $3,500 stipend

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For More Information

Dr. Timothy Hwathorne (PI) timothy.hawthorne@ucf.edu

Dr. Christy Visaggi (Co-PI) cvisaggi@gsu.edu