A sample of undergraduate research sites:
Recent student research topics:
Using carbon nanotubes for electromechanical devices
Developing a tool for identifying antibody-producing cells
Studying the biology of aggression
Investigating the biology of metastasis in cancer
Studying the properties of room temperature ionic liquids
Summer Research Opportunities
Increasing numbers of Assumption students have been selected to participate in summer research programs at major research institutions around the nation, including the National Science Foundation, the National Institutes of Health, the American Cancer Society and the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation. Also, Assumption offers on-campus summer research opportunities to upper level students who apply to assist Assumption faculty with their research projects. Students selected for summer research positions receive a stipend and housing on campus.
For more information on Natural Science research projects, visit Assumption's Research page.
For more information on interships, visit Assumption's Internships page.