Student Research

湖北快3必中公式,湖北快3必中公式计划公式At UIC, learning isn’t limited to classrooms

University of Illinois at Chicago students conduct?research in business, education, engineering, humanities and the arts, natural sciences, mathematics, the social sciences and other fields.?Undergraduate and graduate students work with?renowned researchers through programs that pair them with faculty mentors who have similar?interests.

Fostering success

recious Walker and Randy Boley and Roberta Paikoff Holzmueller working at a computer

Nothing can compete with the real-world experience of research. No classroom can offer the excitement of discovery, the wonder of being the first person to know how something works. The experience can be life-changing.

UIC offers that experience to every student to enhance opportunities for graduate and professional school and careers in research and academia or professions where research experience is beneficial.

湖北快3必中公式,湖北快3必中公式计划公式Programs throughout the university match students with scholars?who help them further their research interests and achievements. Advising, matching, mentoring and internships are available.

  • The serves the UIC community by facilitating the engagement of undergraduates in authentic research experiences and creative inquiries in all areas of scholarship, with an emphasis on involvements mentored by UIC faculty.?The office’s goal is to facilitate and diversify student participation in research and creative inquiry and to support the presentation, publication and dissemination of student work.
  • The??is a university-wide program that pairs students with faculty who have?the same research interests.
  • The Chancellor’s Undergraduate Research Award (CURA) provides supplemental funds to faculty and departments to employ undergraduates as research assistants.
  • The Honors College facilitates the , which matches Honors College students after?their freshman year with faculty in business, education, engineering, the humanities and the arts, natural sciences, mathematics and the social sciences.
  • Students in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences can learn more about undergraduate research programs in their field and?information about financial support, from?the .
  • Beginning the summer after their first year, students in the College of Engineering can be matched into paid internships through the .
  • UIC’s College of Education supports research programs for undergraduate students, including The Engaged Research Fellowship (TERF), and graduate students, including awards for students to present their research at scholarly meetings and conferences.

湖北快3必中公式,湖北快3必中公式计划公式No matter what your field or interest, UIC opens the door to the exciting world of research.

Student in "Spider Sense" suit in the library

Research at UIC takes you far

Victor Mateevitsi, an Electronic Visualization Laboratory research assistant and Ph.D. candidate,?won international recognition for inventing?a “spidey sense” suit. The wearable suit lets?users “sense” obstacles without actually seeing?them. His research?led to an internship with Pixar?Animation Studios.

Cultivating potential

湖北快3必中公式,湖北快3必中公式计划公式Students spend countless hours in laboratories, hospitals, libraries and in the community to collect data for their research. UIC celebrates these efforts at college research days and?the annual campus-wide Impact and Research Day.

Student explaining his research poster to a judge

Impact and Research Day

During UIC Impact and Research Day the campus celebrates the wealth of research and engagements across all disciplines by dedicated undergraduate, graduate and professional students. The celebration provides a venue for students at UIC to present their research and other scholarly pursuits, and discuss the impact of those experiences.

湖北快3必中公式,湖北快3必中公式计划公式Students from all disciplines are invited to present in one of four formats:? a research poster, an impact poster or display, a 10-minute oral presentation, or another type of creative presentation. Each format is evaluated?by faculty and alumni judges during a high-energy, 2.5-hour session.? For those students enrolled in the Honors College, each of these formats will meet capstone requirements.

 

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Student organizations

?has more than 75 professional and academic-focused student organizations, from accounting to engineering to pharmacy and more. These offer leadership experiences, help you develop?professional networks, find internships, and further your education in your?field of interest.

plant attached to circuitry

Engineering EXPO

It’s the coolest science fair, ever: row upon row of tables of devices that light up, complicated gadgets with wires going every which way, contraptions with computer readouts and scale models of green space with tiny trees and fake grass.

Senior engineering students identify a real-world problem, develop an inventive solution, then?present the results to representatives from local industries.