Undergraduate Research Society of Purdue

The Undergraduate Research Society of Purdue is a student-led organization, advised by the Office of Undergraduate Research, for prospective, current, and past undergraduate researchers to develop necessary skills to be successful in their present and future endeavors.

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Use the emails provided below to ask questions about undergraduate research opportunities based on your interests.

Executive Board

Brittany Griggs, Co-President

Colleges Represented: College of Pharmacy & Honors College

Research Conducted at Purdue: Dr. Flaherty, MCMP Department; Dr. Aguilar, Biology, & Dr. Mark Cushman, MCMP Department

 

 

Preston Wong, Co-President

College Represented: College of Pharmacy

Research Conducted at Purdue: Dr. Peter Kissinger, Chemistry

Kathryn Moro, Treasurer

College Represented: College of Health & Human Sciences

Research Conducted at Purdue: Sociology

Andrea Rayner, Secretary

College Represented: College of Health & Human Sciences

Research Conducted at Purdue: Dr. Joshua Alexander, Purdue's Experimental Amplification Research Lab

College Liaisons

Juya Jeon

College Represented: College of Agriculture

Research Conducted at Purdue: Dr. Solomon, VACCINE Lab

 

Kelly Yoo

College Represented: College of Agriculture

Research Conducted at Purdue: Dr. Mohit Verma's Lab

Daphne Fauber

Colleges Represented: Purdue Polytechnic Institute & College of Education

Research Conducted at Purdue: Lyme Disease and Urbanization with Dr. Weng, Department of Comparative Pathobiology

 

Sarah Weaver

Colleges Represented: College of Liberal Arts & College of Education

Research Conducted at Purdue: Dr. Stacy Holden, "Education in the Arab World"; Dr. Stephanie Zywicki, College of Education Undergraduate Research Training Program; Drs. Nadia Brown & Natasha Duncan, Purdue Inauguration Research Team

Abhishek Ajmani

College Represented: College of Engineering

Research Conducted at Purdue: Dr. Anil Bajaj, Vehicle Dynamics & Dr. James Gibert, Modeling and Simulation

 

Sharan Ramjee

College Represented: College of Engineering

Research Conducted at Purdue: Dr. El Gamal's Lab

Kyle Bentain

College Represented: College of Health & Human Sciences

Research Conducted at Purdue: Dr. Katherine Thomas, Psychopathology and Relationships & Dr. Ngambeki, Personality

 

Derek Kahng

College Represented: College of Health & Human Sciences

Research Conducted at Purdue: Intergroup Relations and Inclusions Lab, Social Cognition of Social Justice Lab, Fulfilling Work Research Team, Kinesiology Lab, Anxious Media and Terrorism Studies, & Center for Happiness Studies

 

Isabelle Olejniczak

College Represented: College of Health & Human Sciences

Research Conducted at Purdue: Dr. Shuang Liu, Radio-tracer Lab & Dr. Uzay Emir, FMRI Pain Perception Lab

Sarah Weaver

Colleges Represented: College of Liberal Arts & College of Education

Research Conducted at Purdue: Dr. Stacy Holden, "Education in the Arab World"; Dr. Stephanie Zywicki, College of Education Undergraduate Research Training Program; Drs. Nadia Brown & Natasha Duncan, Purdue Inauguration Research Team

Avni Bhalgat

Colleges Represented: College of Pharmacy & Honors College

Research Conducted at Purdue: Dr. Animesh Aditya, Dr. Wanqing Liu, Dr. Michael Wendt, Dr. Senthil Muthuswamy (Harvard Medical School), & Dr. V Jo Davisson

  

Renee Oles

College Represented: College of Pharmacy

Research Conducted at Purdue: Dr. Peter Kissinger, Chemistry

 

Brittany Griggs, Co-President

Colleges Represented: College of Pharmacy & Honors College

Research Conducted at Purdue: Dr. Flaherty, MCMP Department; Dr. Aguilar, Biology, & Dr. Mark Cushman, MCMP Department

  

Preston Wong, Co-President

College Represented: College of Pharmacy

Research Conducted at Purdue: Dr. Peter Kissinger, Chemistry

Daphne Fauber

Colleges Represented: Purdue Polytechnic Institute & College of Education

Research Conducted at Purdue: Lyme Disease and Urbanization with Dr. Weng, Department of Comparative Pathobiology

Drew McNutt

College Represented: College of Science (non-life sciences)

Research Conducted at Purdue: Dr. Markus Lill

  

Nisreen Islaih

College Represented: College of Science (life sciences)

Research Conducted at Purdue: Dr. Hrycyna, Chemistry

  

Sasmita Rout

College Represented: College of Science (life sciences)

Research Conducted at Purdue: Dr. Philip Low's Lab

  

Ruhani Sansoya

Colleges Represented: College of Science (life sciences) & Honors College

Research Conducted at Purdue: Dr. Low, Drug Development, Biochemistry; Dr. Fox, Behavioral Neurogenesis, Psychological Studies

Avni Bhalgat

Colleges Represented: College of Pharmacy & Honors College

Research Conducted at Purdue: Dr. Animesh Aditya, Dr. Wanqing Liu, Dr. Michael Wendt, Dr. Senthil Muthuswamy (Harvard Medical School), & Dr. V Jo Davisson

 

Ruhani Sansoya

Colleges Represented: College of Science (life sciences) & Honors College

Research Conducted at Purdue: Dr. Low, Drug Development, Biochemistry; Dr. Fox, Behavioral Neurogenesis, Psychological Studies

 

Brittany Griggs, Co-President

Colleges Represented: College of Pharmacy & Honors College

Research Conducted at Purdue: Dr. Flaherty, MCMP Department; Dr. Aguilar, Biology, & Dr. Mark Cushman, MCMP Department