A Guide to Research

The following steps are recommended to getting started:

First, review the faculty research profiles and pick a few faculty members whose research areas appeal to you.  Then, make an appointment with these faculty to discuss possible research opportunities in their group. Lastly, select one that best fits your interest. It would be helpful to have the following information available when visiting the faculty:

  • Chemistry courses you have finished or are under taking.
  • Amount of time you are available to carry out research (20 hr/wk max).
  • Your plan
  • Your available schedule
  • Understand the requirements of the research