Dr. Michael Sanderson
Program Director

Pennie Liebig
Program Coordinator

IGERT Program in Genomics
University of Arizona
Biosciences West. 328
1041 E. Lowell Street
Tucson, AZ 85721-0088
Tel: 520-626-0988
Fax: 520-621-9190

IGERT Recruitment Program



Unfortunately, we are no longer accepting applications. Thank you for your interest in the IGERT Program in Comparative Genomics.

The one-year IGERT fellowship is offered to current Ph.D. students at the University of Arizona. These fellowships are open to University of Arizona Ph.D. students who are working in any of the areas related to the theme of the Genomics IGERT. Students may be in any graduate program or at any stage of their graduate career. To be eligible for support, students must be US Citizens or Permanent Residents. This training program is designed to foster interactions among students and faculty working in evolutionary, computational, and functional aspects genomics. For information about the program and requirements.

Application deadline: No longer accepting applications

To apply, please submit:

1)   A two-page description of your research including one paragraph explicitly describing how it relates to
2)   Two letters of recommendation, including one from your advisor
3)   A list of all courses taken at the University of Arizona with grades received
4)   A current CV

Send applications to:
Pennie Liebig, IGERT Program Coordinator
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
BioSciences West, 328
University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ 85721
Phone (520) 626-0988

For more information contact:
Dr. Michael Sanderson, IGERT Director
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Biosciences West
University of Arizona
Tucson , AZ 85721