CIERA: Center for Interdisciplinary Exploration and Research in Astrophysics
CIERA supports a wide range of interdisciplinary projects focused on research, education, and public outreach in Astrophysics. Projects couple astronomy and astrophysics analysis with other disciplines: computer science, applied math, planetary sciences, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, science education, journalism, video, and the performing arts.
Undergraduates can be engaged in different aspects of these interdisciplinary activities, as research assistants or interns.
- Internship, Research Assistant, Work Study/Paid Employment
- Academic Year and/or Full Year, Northwestern Fall Quarter, Northwestern Winter Quarter, Northwestern Spring Quarter, Northwestern Summer Session
- Evanston Campus
Requirements & Prerequisites
- Undergraduate Students
Course Credit Availability:
- Any, Computing and Mathematics, Creative/Performing Arts, Engineering, Humanities, Journalism, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences
- Physics, astronomy, astrophysics, Computer Science, applied math, planetary sciences, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, science education, communications, Journalism, video, Performing Arts
Sponsors & Partners
- Henry and Leigh Bienen School of Music, McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science, Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications, School of Communication, School of Education and Social Policy, Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences