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Calendar of Events Here!

8th Annual Statewide Symposium Registration

Registration Deadline: August 28th, 2015

CUR Biology Division Student Travel Awards!

Application Deadline: September 4th, 2015 by 5:00pm

Minority Access’ 16th National Role Models Conference

Abstract Deadline: September 7th, 2015 by 5:00pm

Latest News

Meet our New Peer Mentors!

We are excited to announce the 2015-2016 Peer Mentors! If you have any questions about undergraduate research and inquiry, feel free to stop by the office in GS 209, or contact one of our Peer Mentors here! 

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Request a Classroom Visit from OURI 

Juan Ramirez Presenting

We are very pleased and excited that you are interested in ways to get your students involved in undergraduate research and inquiry!  Peer mentors will present to classes and clubs about the Office and what it offers students.  They will gear their presentation toward the group of students in your class and provide information relevant to the group.  Presentations can be as short as 10 minutes with a brief overview of the office or as long as an hour with some engaging activities!  Please email us at least ONE WEEK prior to the requested date in order for OURI to ensure the best presenters for the audience!    

Email ouri@fau.edu your request, please include

  • Date and Time of the presentation
  • Location of the presentation
  • How long will the mentor have to present? (e.g. 10 minutes, 20 minutes, etc.)
  • Number of students
  • Brief statement describing the group (e.g.  sophomore psychology students, or juniors with a variety of majors, etc.)  
  • any additional information that may be helpful in organizing a presentation geared towards your students

Referral Process for Students 

Please feel free to refer all students to the OURI office who are interested in getting involved or started in research, we are happy to assist them!  

Are you interested in recruiting an Undergraduate Researcher?

Submit an Undergraduate Research Opportunity!!  Each week OURI sends out an announcement to the mailing list with upcoming opportunities such as ways for undergraduates to get funded, attend presentations, conferences and workshops, events, and much more.  Faculty interested in submitting an undergraduate research opportunity, please email requests to ouri@fau.edu and include the following information:

  • Name and email of faculty mentor 
  • Name and email of graduate student (if appropriate) 
  • Project title 
  • Project description (2-3 line description of what the student will be doing) 
  • Start date and anticipated end date of project 
  • Student expectations/qualifications: e.g. course work prerequisites, instrumentation skills, time commitment. 
  • Deadline for applicants 
  • Application details: what you want from the student, e.g. CV, research experience, etc. 
  • web link or flyer with additional information (if available)

Please note: undergraduate students engaged in research projects may require additional research compliance training and certification.  For further information please visit the Division of Research website.  Additional research compliance information can be found here.

Previous announcements can be seen here.

 

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