Undergraduate Research

Research provides an excellent opportunity to use textbook knowledge for scientific inquiry, develop critical thinking skills, experience the real wonders of scientific discovery...and to prepare for your future. There is no better way to prepare for work or graduate studies in the sciences than to participate in real world chemical research.

Finding an undergraduate research project involves either joining an established research group currently functioning in the department, or finding a suitable faculty adviser for an independent project of your own design. Students who are interested in pursuing research have several options available to them, including: