Professional development programs
We have programs to help you gain professional experience in
your field before you graduate.
Taking advantage of these opportunities will enhance your
skills and make you a more competitive applicant when you enter the job market.
GK-12 graduate teaching fellows in K-12
As a fellow in the GK-12 program (BIOTEC: Biotechnology
integration opportunities for teacher education and content), you have the
opportunity to apply your research to the K-12 setting.
Under the supervision of an experienced mentor teacher, you
will learn and implement lessons that are student-centered, engaging your
students and developing their interests in scientific study.
Integrative Graduate Education and Research
NAU’s IGERT program seeks to identify key links between
genes and the environment. As a participant in this program, you will play an
integral role in determining the ways in which genetic information and
environmental process affect one another.
While working in this program, you will receive training in:
- molecular genetics
- environmental sciences
- spatio-temporal modeling
IGERT also has opportunities for
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