Undergraduate Research & Mentoring Program

Among the college’s signature offerings, the Undergraduate Research & Mentoring Program (URMP) funds undergraduate research for students majoring in all Maseeh College undergraduate disciplines. Students will learn how to conduct research and work with a faculty mentor on an exciting research project.
 

Deadline and application:

The deadline has passed. Stay tuned for future updates.

Meet last year's URMP Participants


Video:

Check out this great video shot by Dr. Christof Teuscher of students discussing the projects they worked on and their experiences while participating in URMP.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Program structure:

Program eligibility:

  • MCECS undergraduate student
  • sophomore or junior standing
  • strong academic record
  • strong interest in research
  • no MECOP, CECOP, EWX, PCEP or other internships.

**Women and underrepresented students are highly encouraged to apply**


Students are required to:
  • Commit to the program through the end of the 2020 summer term
  • Work ~8h/week during the winter/spring and ~16h/week during the summer term on their research project
  • Participate in regular research meetings during the winter and spring term
  • Present their research at the end of the spring term
  • Present their research at the beginning of the 2020 fall term.

Important dates: 

  • The deadline has passed. Stay tuned for future updates.

Application: 
URMP flyer and Application  

Questions? Please contact urmp@cecs.pdx.edu.

View past participants, student posters and abstracts at PDX Scholar.