Applications Now Open for NanoBioNYC Traineeship Program

November 29, 2022

By Chemistry

The program is open to CUNY Ph.D. students in STEM who are interested in bio-inspired nanoscience research.



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NanoBioNYC builds on advanced experimental and computational nanoscience and bioscience carried out by research-competitive CUNY faculty members to develop groundbreaking bio-nanoscience solutions to address urgent issues relating to human and planetary health.

Students will choose to work with a participating faculty mentor from the CUNY colleges — Brooklyn College, City College, College of Staten Island, Hunter College, Lehman College, Queens College, York College — and the Graduate Center's Advanced Science Research Center

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  • Ph.D. Program in Chemistry – January 1, 2023
  • Ph.D. Program in Biochemistry – January 1, 2023
  • Ph.D. Program in Physics – January 10, 2023

Focus Areas

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  • Green Energy Solutions
  • Interfacing Nanotechnology and Biology
  • Bio-Inspired Design of Green Functional Materials
  • Cross-Cutting Computational Research

Career Tracks

  • Industry
    Internships at partnering companies includding Estee Lauder, IBM, and more.
  • Government or Academic Laboratories
    Internships at partnering institutions such as Brookhaven National Lab, Air Force Research Lab, Strathclyde University, and more.
  • Entrepreneurship
    Participate in NSF I-Corps to explore the commercial potential of Ph.D. dissertation research projects.