The Office for Undergraduate Research is committed to fostering a research culture that encourages all students to include a research component as a critical part of their undergraduate experience. The OUR provides guidance to students and faculty interested in pursuing research opportunities across campus. Whether you are a student or a faculty member, the OUR has many opportunities for you to get involved in research, creative, and scholarly activities that foster critical and independent thinking. We invite you to explore our website and to contact us if you would like additional information.
The mission of the Office of Undergraduate Research at the University of Alabama is to support undergraduates, graduate students, post-doctoral students, and faculty involved in undergraduate research by overseeing and implementing programs that will facilitate, fund, and recognize undergraduate research efforts.
Within the Office for Undergraduate Research is the Emerging Scholars Program. The Emerging Scholars Program is an exciting opportunity for students at the University of Alabama that helps them get involved in research with a faculty mentor in their chosen field. For more information, check out the link mentioned previously, and to apply, click here.
Elliot Panek examines the uses and effects of new media from sociological and psychological perspectives to understand how entertainment and social media affect our individual and collective lives.Read More
Dr. Wingo's research focuses on human cardiovascular and thermoregulatory physiology in response to heat stress and exercise.Read More
Dr. Fedewa currently researches physical activity, exercise, and body compositionRead More
From Des Plaines, Illinois pursuing his undergraduate degree in economics and finance while simultaneously taking master’s degree classesRead More