Faculty & Staff

Undergraduate research and creative projects are only successful because of the commitment and enthusiasm of faculty and staff.
Nathalia Peixoto mentors Electrical & Computer Engineering Students
Dr. Nathalia Peixoto mentors Electrical & Computer Engineering Students


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"The goal of undergraduate studies is not just to acquire knowledge, but to use knowledge...if it has no utility, then it's just a series of facts." - Dan Cox URSP Faculty Mentor, OSCAR Mentor Awardee 2012

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Important Dates for Faculty 2016-2017
9/2        Priority deadline to request Federal
             Work Study Research Assistantships
10/5      RS Course Designation Applications Due
11/2      Course, Project, and Curriculum Workshop
             SDG Grant Proposals Due
11/9  
    Spring 2016 URSP Applications Due
2/15      Course Curriculum SDG
             Applications Due

3/1  
      Nominations Due for Mentoring &
             Student
Excellence Awards         
2/22      Summer 2016 URSP Applications Due
4/12      RS Course Designation
Applications Due
5/9        6th Annual Celebration of Student Scholarship
5/31      Fall 2017 URSP Applications Due


News

Celebrating research, opening minds - NCUR 2017

Celebrating research, opening minds - NCUR 2017

Friday, April 14, 2017

 At its root, the annual National Conference on Undergraduate Research is a learning experience. At least that's how Samira Lloyd sees it.

Mason Impact Hits the Summer with Eight Summer Team Projects

Mason Impact Hits the Summer with Eight Summer Team Projects

Thursday, May 25, 2017

The Mason graduate is an Engaged Citizen and Well-rounded Scholar who is Prepared to Act

OSCAR, in support of this mission, has assisted in the implementation of eight Summer Team Projects that will engage students in real research while on a small team working closely with faculty.

At the same time, the Undergraduate Research Scholars Program (URSP) enters another summer semester with 27 funded projects.

Research Teaches Undergrads to Ask the Right Questions

Research Teaches Undergrads to Ask the Right Questions

Friday, May 19, 2017

A write-up of our 6th Annual Celebration of Student Scholarship shows why it's important for undergraduates to participate in research.

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