Supporting students, mentors, and instructors engaged in research.

Staff

Director, Center for Undergraduate Research
785-864-7351
Strong Hall, room 151

As director, John oversees the Center’s activities and works with KU faculty and administrators to support undergraduate research activities across the Lawrence Campus. 

Assistant Director
785-864-3391
Strong Hall, room 151

Nicole supports faculty and staff in their roles as research mentors and instructors.

Assistant Director
785-864-5735
Strong Hall, room 151

Dyan works with students to help them get started in research and develop their research skills.

Graduate Assistant
Strong Hall, room 151

As the Graduate Assistant, Shaina works with the Emerging Scholars Program and communicates information between students and staff.

Undergraduate Student Assistant
Strong Hall, room 151

David supports administrative communications and facilitates on-campus events.


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Research teaches critical thinking and problem solving — top skills sought by employers
The Research Experience Program has certified more than 2,000 students since 2005
KU is a member of the Council on Undergraduate Research
More than 1,200 students have received Undergraduate Research Awards since 1986
More than 150 mentors sponsored undergraduate projects through the Center for Undergraduate Research each year
KU's first valedictorian, Flora Richardson, conducted research as an undergraduate before graduating in 1873
Highlight your research on your transcript: Get certified through the Research Experience Program
Use research to apply what you learned in the classroom to a real problem
Students who perform research develop strong relationships with KU faculty
Research is a hands-on way to explore career options
One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report