Become a BioREFS

Are you an MIT Biology graduate student interested in helping support the greater MIT Biology community? If so, please consider joining the BioREFS!

We ask that you:

  • Have an active interest in promoting a positive and supportive environment for the MIT Biology community

  • Have spent at least one semester in your lab

You would need to:

  • Attend a training course on conflict management through MIT

  • Commit approximately 5 hours a month on BioREFS-related activities including planning and hosting activities, consulting with members of the Biology community, and participating in allREFS meetings.

To apply, stay tuned for the annual announcements for applications. We typically accept applications for new members once a year, which include a personal statement and an interview process. However, feel free to contact us at biorefs[at]mit[dot]edu at any time for more details if you think you might be interested. We are always happy to discuss our responsibilities and experiences as BioREFS!

We look forward to reading your applications!