Although the Huck Institutes more often deal with graduate-level students and postdoctoral research, valuable opportunities are available for undergraduate students.
Visiting Undergraduate Research Scholar
Penn State will reimburse accepted Huck Institutes Undergraduate Research Scholars for travel and provide accommodations for participation in the annual Penn State Life Sciences Symposium. At the symposium, Huck Institutes Undergraduate Research Scholars will be provided opportunities to explore life sciences research labs, centers of excellence, and core instrumentation facilities; meet with our world-class faculty; learn about life sciences graduate programs and network with the dynamic life sciences research community; and present a poster of their research.
Integrated BS/Master of Biotechnology
There are two integrated undergraduate-graduate (IUG) programs that allow students in the BS Animal Sciences (Science Option) and BS Biotechnology programs to graduate in five years with the Master of Biotechnology degree.
- BS Animal Sciences (Science Option)-Master of Biotechnology integrated program
- BS Biotechnology-Master of Biotechnology integrated program
For more information, contact the Master of Biotechnology graduate program:
Telephone: (+1) 814-863-3273
Fax: (+1) 814-867-1769
Some employment opportunities at the Huck Institutes are available to undergraduate students at Penn State. When available, such opportunities will be posted here.
For other current openings at Penn State, visit the Penn State Job Search page.