Research Opportunities Database

Search to find Penn State faculty members looking to fill open undergraduate researcher positions.
Note: This is not an exhaustive database. Undergraduates looking for positions should also consult with their academic unit websites.

A form for faculty members interested in creating an account to post an opportunity can be found at Apply for an Account.

Title Number of opportunities Posted Last Updated
Alzheimer's Disease Risk - ReMind Lab

The ReMind Lab is an interdisciplinary research team dedicated to optimizing cognitive, functional, and psychological health throughout the aging process. We are studying the impact of memory changes on older adults' daily lives to better detect preclinical Alzheimer's disease symptoms. Please visit to learn more about us.

Mentor: Nikki Hill

2 August 13, 2019 August 14, 2019
Intersections of Violence and Health

Dr. Anderson is new to the Penn State UP campus and looking to find bright, motivated, and passionate students to join her work examining the intersection of health and violence. Dr. Anderson's work has focused primarily on the impacts of intimate partner violence and sexual violence on health, health care and community based intervention to prevent and respond to violence, and the intersections of violence, substance use, and mental health concerns.

Specific current projects include...

Mentor: Jocelyn Anderson

multiple October 16, 2018 July 30, 2019
Sexual Health Promotion Among Youth

Dr. Adebayo is an assistant professor who is passionate about improving the sexual health of youth through community-engaged research. She is seeking motivated and hardworking students who will join her research team and be involved in research initiatives and projects. Specifically, Dr. Adebayo's works revolve around sexual risk behaviors, access and use of sexual health promotion resources, and sexually transmitted infection (STI) testing. Some current projects/initiatives are:

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    Mentor: Oluwamuyiwa Adebayo

Multiple April 8, 2019 July 30, 2019