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Fall 2022 URCA Assistant Projects

 

 Please note, the deadline to apply for a Fall 2022 URCA Assistant position is Friday, July 15 2022 at 5pm.


- This position is only open to students who have declared a major in this discipline.

- This project deals with social justice issues.

- This project deals with sustainability (green) issues.

- This project deals with human health and wellness issues.

hand - This project deals with community outreach. 

purple i  - This project is interdiciplinary in nature. Please scroll to the very bottom to determine the types of students who may apply. 

College of Arts and Sciences

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Anthropology
Susan Kooiman FA22-044 purple i Apply Now! 
Cory Willmott FA22-097 social health purple i Apply Now!
Julie Zimmerman FA22-101 Apply Now! 
Art & Design
Brigham Dimick FA22-018 Position Filled.
Laura Strand FA22-081 Apply Now!
Michael Stumbras FA22-082 major social Apply Now!
Rodrick Whetstone FA22-096 social Apply Now!
Music
Rubén D. Gómez FA22-027 major Apply Now! 
Marc Schapman FA22-076 health hand Apply Now! 
Environmental Sciences
Nathaniel Adegboyega FA22-002 Apply Now!
Nicholas Guehlstorf FA22-029 hand purple i Apply Now!
Joseph Kusi FA22-046 health purple i Apply Now!
Sharon Locke FA22-049 social hand Apply Now!
Kyong-Sup Yoon FA22-099 health Apply Now!
Biological Sciences
Thomas Anderson FA22-003 major Apply Now!
Maurina Aranda FA22-005 social purple i Apply Now!
Kelly Barry FA22-006 Apply Now!
Carolyn Butts-Wilmsmeyer FA22-011 health purple i Apply Now!
Susanne DiSalvo FA22-019 major purple i Apply Now!
Elizabeth Esselman FA22-022 major Apply Now!
Thomas Fowler FA22-024 major Apply Now!
David Jennings FA22-035 major Apply Now!
Luci Kohn FA22-043 major health Apply Now!
Kevin Krajniak FA22-045 major Apply Now!
Danielle N Lee FA22-047 health Apply Now!
Zhi-Qing (ZQ) Lin FA22-048 health purple i Apply Now!
Darron Luesse FA22-051 Apply Now!
Brittany Peterson FA22-065 Apply Now! 
Emily Petruccelli FA22-066 major Apply Now!
Bill Retzlaff FA22-071 Apply Now!
Chemistry
Robert Dixon FA22-020 health hand purple i Apply Now!
Jie Dong FA22-021 purple i Apply Now!
Myron Jones FA22-039 Apply Now!
Yun Lu FA22-050 Apply Now!
Sarah Luesse FA22-052 Apply Now!
Edward Navarre FA22-062 Apply Now!
Mina Sumita FA22-083 major health Apply Now!
Kevin Tucker FA22-086 Apply Now!
Eric Voss FA22-092 Apply Now!
Chin-Chuan Wei FA22-095 Apply Now!
Physics
Edward Ackad FA22-001 purple i Apply Now!
Abdullatif Hamad FA22-031 major Apply Now!
English Language and Literature
Elizabeth Cali FA22-012 social Apply Now!
Howard Rambsy FA22-068 social Position Filled.
Donavan Ramon FA22-069 social Apply Now! 
Applied Communication Studies
Sarah VanSlette FA22-089 social health purple i Apply Now!
Geography
Alan Black FA22-010 Apply Now!
Shannon McCarragher FA22-054 social health purple i Apply Now!
History
Jason Stacy FA22-080 hand purple i Apply Now!
Kathleen Vongsathorn FA22-091 social health purple i Apply Now!
Political Science
Kenneth Moffett FA22-059 Apply Now!
Laurie Rice FA22-072 Apply Now!
Sociology
Connie Frey-Spurlock FA22-025 social hand purple i Apply Now!
Ezra Temko FA22-084 social health purple i Apply Now!
Theater and Dance
Kristen Best-Kinscherff FA22-009 major hand Apply Now!
Geovonday Jones FA22-038 social hand Apply Now!
International Studies
Sorin Nastasia FA22-061 social health hand purple i Apply Now!
Women's Studies
Carolina Rocha FA22-074 social purple i Apply Now!


School of Business

Economics & Finance
Ariel Belasen FA22-007 social health purple i Position Filled.
Jingyi Jia FA22-037 major health hand Apply Now!
Marketing & Management
Yuping Zeng FA22-100 Position Filled.


School of Engineering

Civil Engineering
Rohan Benjankar FA22-008 hand purple i Apply Now!
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Amardeep Kaur FA22-040 Position Filled.
Jon Klingensmith FA22-042 health Apply Now! 
Yadong Wang FA22-093 Apply Now!
Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
Sinan Onal FA22-063 health purple i Apply Now!
Computer Science
Igor Crk FA22-016 Apply Now! 
John Matta FA22-053 social health Apply Now! 


School of Education, Health and Human Behavior

Applied Health
Chaya Gopalan FA22-028 health purple i Apply Now!
Brianne Guilford FA22-030 health Apply Now!
Sepideh Kaviani FA22-041 health Apply Now!
Allison Sauerwein FA22-075 major health Apply Now!
Bryan Smith FA22-079 major Apply Now!
Erin Vanderbunt FA22-087 health Apply Now! 
Joshua Wooten FA22-098 health Apply Now! 
Jen Zuercher  FA22-102 major health Apply Now! 
Psychology
Sarah Conoyer FA22-014 major hand Apply Now! 
Jason Finley FA22-023 social Apply Now!
Carlee Hawkins FA22-032 social health Apply Now!
Jeremy Jewell FA22-036 major hand Apply Now!
Elizabeth McKenney FA22-057 major social health Position Filled.
Thad Meeks FA22-058 health Apply Now! 
Laura Pawlow FA22-064 major health Apply Now! 
Jonathan Pettibone FA22-067 major Apply Now! 
Eunyoe Ro FA22-073 major health Apply Now!
Mitsuru Shimizu FA22-077 health Apply Now!
Rachel Tennial FA22-085 purple i Apply Now!
Teaching and Learning
Jennifer Hernandez FA22-033 social health hand purple i Apply Now!


School of Nursing

Family Health and Community Health Nursing
Annie Imboden FA22-034 health hand purple i Apply Now! 
Primary Care and Health Systems
Angela Andrews FA22-004 major health Position Filled.
Sheri Compton-McBride FA22-013 health purple i Apply Now! 
Tracy Cooley FA22-015 health hand Apply Now!


School of Dental Medicine

Development, Growth and Structure
Alicia De Maria FA22-017 health Apply Now!
Barbara McCracken FA22-055 health Apply Now!
Cinnamon VanPutte FA22-088 Apply Now!

 

Other Projects

University Museum
Erin Vigneau-Dimick FA22-090 social purple i Apply Now!

Interdiciplinary Projects

Edward Ackad, Physics, also interested in students from all areas.

Maurina Aranda, Biology, also interested in students from Education, Psychology, Sociology, Black Studies

Ariel Belasen, Economics and Finance, also interested in students from Public Health, Applied Health, Political Science

Rohan Benjankar, Civil Engineering, also interested in students from Engineering, Environmental Science, Geography

Carolyn Butts-Wilmsmeyer, Biology, also interested in students from Chemistry, Environmental Science, Computer Science, Business

Sheri Compton-McBride, Primary Care and Health Systems, also interested in students from Psychology.

Robert Dixon, Chemistry, also interested in students from Psychology, Mass Communications, Biology, Physics, Environmental Engineering

Jie Dong, Chemistry, also interested in students from Biology, Environmental Science

Connie Frey-Spurlock, Sociology, also interested in students from Mass communications, Applied Communications, Psychology, Political Science, Black Studies, International Studies, Anthropology, Art, Elementary Education, History, Liberal Studies, Music, Theater and Dance, English

Chaya Gopalan, Applied Health, also interested in students from Biology, English, Statistics

Nicholas Guehlstorf, Environmental Science and Political Science, also interested in students from Chemistry, Political Science, Geography, Biology, History.

Jennifer Hernandez, Teaching and Learning, also interested in students from Psychology, Social Work, Speech-Language Pathology, English Education, Philosophy, Math Education, Science Education

 

Annie Imboden, Family Health and Community Health Nursing, also intersted in students from Computer and Information Sciences, Mass Communications, School of Education.

Kristine Hildebrandt, English Language and Literature, also interested in students from Anthropology, Computer Science, Digital Humanities and Social Sciences, Mass Communications.

Susan Kooiman, Anthropology, also interested in students from Chemistry, Geography, Environmental Sciences.

Joseph Kusi, Environmental Science, also interested in students from Public Health, Biology, Chemistry.

Zhi-Qing (ZQ) Lin, Environmental Sciences, also interested in students from Environmental Science, Soil Science, Biology and Chemistry.      

Shannon McCarragher, Geography, also interested in students from Environmental Science, Biology, Political Science.
Sorin Nastasia, International Studies, also interested in students from any social sciences or the humanities.

Sinan Onal, Industrial Engineering, also interested in students from Computer Science.

Carolina Rocha, Foreign Languages, also interested in students from Social Work, Sociology, Anthropology

Jason Stacy, History, also interested in students from English, Computer Science, Journalism

Ezra Temko, Sociology, also interested in students from Anthropology, Applied Communication Studies, English, Geography, History, Integrative Studies, International Studies, Liberal Studies, Mass Communications, Media Studies, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Public Health, Social Work, Sociology, Education.

Rachel Tennial, Psychology, also interested in students from Biology.

Erin Vigneau-Dimick, University Museum, also interested in students from Art, Anthropology, Sociology, History.

Kathleen Vongsathorn, History, also interested in students from any major.   

Cory Wilmott, Anthropology, also interested in students from History; International Studies; Digital Humanities; Asian Studies; Foreign Language and Literature.

 

 

For more information on the Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities Program,
contact Dr. Ariel Belasen at (618) 650-2940 or abelase@siue.edu 
 

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