Council Membership

The Undergraduate Research Council is made up of appointed members of the campus from all three academic schools.


  • Undergraduate Research Council Director: Christopher McRoberts
  • Arts and Sciences: Jeremiah Donovan, Terrence Fitzgerald, Sharon Steadman
  • Education: Cynthia Benton, Orvil White
  • Professional Studies: Philip Buckenmeyer; Jill Murphy
  • Library: Richard Powell
  • Administration: Amy Henderson-Harr, Mark Prus
  • Administrative Support: Haley Zurell

Important Deadlines

Travel Grant Applications
Fall: November 13, 2015
Spring: March 25, 2016

Small Grant Applications
Prior to April 15, 2016

Summer Research Fellowship Applications
March 11, 2016

Undergraduate Research Assistant Program
April 29, 2016 (for 2016-17 Academic Year)