Information for Faculty/Graduate Students

Application Process

Faculty and Graduate Student Participants:

Who is eligible?

  • Any Faculty OR Graduate Students (with their Faculty Advisor) who would like undergraduate research assistance. (Graduate Students will be supervised by their Faculty Advisor; so will need Faculty Advisor agreement as well.)

What to do?

  • Submit a RISE Faculty Project Description FORM to Dr. Tracy Scott (
    • Description of the project
    • Summary of the tasks for which assistance is requested
    • Information about the necessary skills needed
    • Specify the expected number of hours per week needed. It will help to be flexible with this: some students may only be able to work 9 hours per week (vs. 12 hours).

Deadlines will be announced in the RISE Semester Announcement sent prior to each semester.