This opportunity is curated through the UF TESI Environmental Leaders Network. Opportunities posted through the Network may not be affiliated with the Florida Museum or TESI, but are shared with UF undergraduate students who want to learn more about environmental research, education and outreach, and civic engagement. 

Opportunity title

Green Chemistry Applications with Extremophilic Microorganisms

Host organization/department

University of Florida, Microbiology and Cell Science Department


Assist with the research conducted in the Maupin-Furlow Lab.

Start Date/End Date

Spring 2024 semester

Why should students participate?

This opportunity provides training in research related to the biochemistry and genetics of extremophilic microorganisms and their applications in biotechnology.

Who can students contact for more information?

Julie A. Maupin-Furlow,