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Postdoctoral Researchers

Steve Long is accepting postdoctoral researcher applications. If you are interested in working with Dr. Long, please contact him via email. The LongLab is affiliated with the following: Department of Plant BiologyDepartment of Crop Sciences, or the Program in Ecology, Evolution, and Conservation Biology.

Graduate Students

Dr. Long is not currently accepting graduate students.

Undergraduate Students

The Long Lab is currently accepting undergraduate research applications. Please contact a lab member who you are interested in working with or email the team. You can gain research experience through coursework in the School of Integrative Biology (IB 390, IB 490, PBIO 599, BIOL 599) or the School of Molecular and Cellular Biology (MCB 290, 492). You can also join the Environmental Fellows Program Capstone ProjectUndergraduate Mentoring in Environmental Biology (UMEB) program, or the TRIO McNair Scholars Program

Illinois Summer Fellowship

Each year, we accept applications for students from the University of Oxford who are interested in living in Illinois and working alongside our top-notch team over the summer. Learn more about the Illinois Summer Fellowship. For more information, contact Josh Capili

2018 team
2018 Illinois Summer Fellows from Oxford University with their supervisors: Isla Causon, Stephanie Cullum, and Iulia Floristeanu (Supervisor: Steven Burgess); Pietro Hughes (Supervisor: David Drag); Lucy Manukyan (Supervisor: Amanda de Souza); Emma Raven and Robert Collison (Supervisor: Charles Pignon), Aoefie Sweeney (Supervisor: Anthony Digrado); Naomi Housego and Freya Way (Supervisor: Justin McGrath).