Undergraduate Research at Vanderbilt
Vanderbilt University prides itself as a center for scholarly research, and there are a wealth of opportunities for undergraduate students to participate. Undergraduate research is a defining experience and at Vanderbilt, students have the opportunity to work with world-class faculty and:
- Engage in the scientific process
- Become better learners
- Think critically
- Generate, apply, and disseminate new knowledge
Undergraduate Research Spotlight
Asia is a rising Junior majoring in Biology and is involved in microbiome research in the Bordenstein lab. She is also using her research experience to complete her Immersion project. Click here to find out more about her story.
Gaby is a rising Junior majoring in Medicine, Health, and Society and Political Science. She is working with Dr.’s Ashley Leech and Alvin Jeffery to examine wrap-around services for pregnant women with substance use disorder. Click here to learn more about her story.
Andres is a rising Junior majoring in Neuroscience and is doing research in Dr. Gailani’s hematology lab. Click here to learn more about his story.
Vanderbilt Undergraduate Research Fair – October 8, 2020 Time: 1:30 PM – 6:00 PM and Spring 2021: TBA
SIM Research Match Day – October 22, 2020 Time: 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Peabody Research Spotlight – November 9, 2020 Time: 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Alzheimer’s Disease Research Day – November 13, 2020 Time: 9:00AM – 5:00 PM
VUSRP Opens for Applications – November 18, 2020 Time: 12:00 PM
VUSRP Information Session – November 18, 2020 Time: 12:00 PM
Explorations in Research – TBA
Honors Thesis Showcase – TBA