Undergraduate Research Opportunities

Students can engage in research via various research tracks:

  1. Volunteering
  2. Taking independent research courses that earn academic credits:
  1. In rare cases, students could be directly hired by a lab into a part-time position.

The following labs will accept undergraduate students interested to do a research project. Please contact the lab PI directly.

Lab PI's

A photo of Visvanathan Ramamurthy.
Visvanathan Ramamurthy, PhD
West Virginia University
Positions
Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Professor & Chairman, Biochemistry
Professor, Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute (SOM)
Phone
304-293-8411
A photo of Yehenew Agazie.
Yehenew M. Agazie, DVM, PhD
West Virginia University
Positions
Professor, Biochemistry
Member, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
Phone
304-293-7756
A photo of U. Choi.
U. Brandon Choi, PhD
West Virginia University
Position
Assistant Professor, Biochemistry
Phone
304-293-1508
A photo of Jianhai Du.
Jianhai Du, PhD
West Virginia University
Positions
Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Assistant Professor, Biochemistry
Phone
304-598-6903
A photo of Alexey Ivanov.
Alexey V. Ivanov, PhD
West Virginia University
Positions
Res. Assistant Professor, Biochemistry
Member, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
Phone
304-293-4936
A photo of Roberta Leonardi.
Roberta Leonardi, PhD
West Virginia University
Position
Assistant Professor, Biochemistry
Phone
304-293-7591
A photo of Elena Pugacheva.
Elena N. Pugacheva, PhD
West Virginia University
Positions
Associate Professor, Biochemistry
Member, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
Phone
304-293-5295
A photo of Aaron Robart.
Aaron R. Robart, PhD
West Virginia University
Position
Assistant Professor, Biochemistry
Phone
304-293-5878
A photo of David Smith.
David M Smith, PhD
West Virginia University
Positions
Associate Professor, Biochemistry
Associate Professor, Department of Neuroscience
Member, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
Associate Professor, Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute (SOM)
Phone
304-293-9521
A photo of Peter Stoilov.
Peter Stoilov, PhD
West Virginia University
Positions
Associate Professor, Biochemistry
Member, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
Phone
304-293-6334
A photo of Mark Tseytlin.
Mark Tseytlin, PhD
West Virginia University
Positions
Assistant Professor, Biochemistry
Member, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
Phone
304-293-6425
A photo of Bradley Webb.
Bradley Webb, PhD
West Virginia University
Position
Assistant Professor, Biochemistry
Phone
304-293-6615