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Spring 2022 URCA Assistant Projects

 

 Please note, the deadline to apply for a Spring 2022 URCA Assistant position is Wednesday, December 15 2021 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
Corey Ragsdale SP22-061 social hand Apply Now! 
Cory Wilmott SP22-091 social health purple i Position Filled.
Julie Zimmerman SP22-099 Apply Now! 
Art & Design
Brigham Dimick SP22-020 Position Filled.
Michael Stumbras SP22-077 major Apply Now!
Rodrick Whetstone SP22-090 social Apply Now!
Music
Marc Schapman SP22-070 social health hand Position Filled.
Environmental Sciences
Nathaniel Adegboyega SP22-001 health Apply Now!
Nicholas Guehlstorf SP22-030 social hand purple i Apply Now!
Kyong-Sup Yoon SP22-097 health Apply Now!
Biological Sciences
Tom Anderson SP22-002 major Apply Now!
Maurina Aranda SP22-004 social purple i Apply Now!
Kelly Barry SP22-005 Apply Now!
Carolyn Butts-Wilmsmeyer SP22-013 health purple i Apply Now!
Carolyn Butts-Wilmsmeyer (USDA Funded Position) SP22-014 purple i Apply Now!
Elizabeth Esselman SP22-022 Apply Now!
Richard Essner SP22-023 major Apply Now!
Thomas Fowler SP22-026 major Apply Now!
David Jennings SP22-037 major Apply Now!
Luci Kohn SP22-043 major health Apply Now!
Danielle N Lee SP22-044 Apply Now!
Zhi-Qing (ZQ) Lin SP22-045 health purple i Apply Now!
Darron Luesse SP22-047 Apply Now!
Britt Peterson SP22-060 major Position Filled.
Bill Retzlaff SP22-063 purple i Apply Now!
Amy Winn SP22-093 major health Apply Now!
Chemistry
Kwaku Baryeh SP22-006 major health Apply Now!
Robert Dixon SP22-021 social health hand purple i Apply Now!
Myron Jones SP22-039 Apply Now!
Yun Lu SP22-046 major Apply Now!
Sarah Luesse SP22-048 Apply Now!
Mina Sumita SP22-079 major health Apply Now!
Kevin Tucker SP22-082 health Apply Now!
Kevin Tucker (USDA Funded Position) SP22-083 Apply Now!
Chin-Chuan Wei Sp22-089 Apply Now!
Physics
Abdullatif Hamad SP22-033 Apply Now!
English Language and Literature
Kristine Hildebrandt SP22-034 health hand purple i Apply Now!
Howard Rambsy SP22-062 social Position Filled.
Applied Communication Studies
Sorin Nastasia SP22-056 social health purple i Apply Now!
Deborah Sellnow-Richmond SP22-072 health Apply Now!
Geography
Stacey Brown-Amilian SP22-012 major social health Apply Now!
Shannon McCarragher SP22-050 Apply Now!
Randall Pearson SP22-058 major health hand Apply Now!
Historical Studies 
Christienne Hinz SP22-035 purple i Apply Now!
Jason Stacy SP22-075 social hand purple i Apply Now!
Kathleen Vongsathorn SP22-086 social health purple i Apply Now!
Mathematics & Statistics
Song Chew SP22-015 major Position Filled.
Philosophy
Saba Fatima SP22-024 social hand purple i Apply Now!
Robert Ware SP22-088 purple i Apply Now!
Political Science
Kenneth Moffett SP22-054 Apply Now!
Laurie Rice SP22-064 Apply Now!
Sophia Wilson SP22-092 social purple i Apply Now!
Public Administration & Policy Analysis
Andrew Sullivan SP22-078 social health hand purple i Apply Now!
Sociology
Connie Frey-Spurlock SP22-027 social hand purple i Apply Now!
Connie Frey-Spurlock (USDA Funded Position) SP22-028 social health hand purple i Apply Now!
Corey Stevens SP22-076 social health Position Filled.
Ezra Temko SP22-080 social purple i Apply Now!
Theater and Dance
Kathryn Bentley SP22-009 social purple i Apply Now!
Kristen Best-Kinscherff SP22-011 major Apply Now!
Johanna Schmitz SP22-071 Apply Now!
Foreign Languages
Carolina Rocha SP22-066 social purple i Apply Now!


School of Business

Economics & Finance
Ariel Belasen SP22-007 social health purple i Position Filled.
Shrikant Jategaonkar SP22-036 purple i Apply Now!
Marketing & Management
Robyn Berkley SP22-010 purple i Apply Now!
Yuping Zeng SP22-098 major Apply Now!


School of Engineering

Civil Engineering
Rohan Benjankar SP22-008 purple i Apply Now!
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Amardeep Kaur SP22-040 Apply Now!
Jon Klingensmith SP22-041 health Position Filled.
John Matta SP22-049 major social health Apply Now!
Yadong Wang SP22-087 major Apply Now!
Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
Hoo Sang Ko SP22-042 major Apply Now!
Terry Yan SP22-096 Position Filled.


School of Education, Health and Human Behavior

Applied Health
Chaya Gopalan SP22-029 health purple i Apply Now!
Ellen Santos SP22-068 health purple i Apply Now!
Allison Sauerwein SP22-069 major Apply Now!
Bryan Smith SP22-074 major health Apply Now!
Joshua Wooten SP22-094 health Apply Now!
Jen Zuercher SP22-100 major health hand Position Filled
Jen Zuercher (USDA Funded Position) SP22-101 major hand Position Filled.
Psychology
Sarah Conoyer SP22-017 hand Position Filled.
Catherine Daus SP22-018 health Apply Now!
Jason Finley SP22-025 social Apply Now!
Jeremy Jewell SP22-038 major hand Apply Now!
Elizabeth Meinz SP22-053 Position Filled.
Joel Nadler SP22-055 Apply Now!
Laura Pawlow SP22-057 major health Position Filled.
Eunyoe Ro SP22-065 major health Apply Now!
Mitsuru Shimizu SP22-073 major health Apply Now!
Rachel Tennial SP22-081 Apply Now!
Educational Leadership
Candace Hall SP22-032 social purple i Apply Now!


School of Nursing

Family Health and Community Health Nursing
Amelia Perez SP22-059 major health Position Filled.
Melodie Rowbotham SP22-067 purple i Position Filled.
Primary Care and Health Systems
Angela Andrews SP22-003 major health Position Filled.
Sheri Compton-McBride SP22-016 social health Position Filled.
Kelley McGuire SP22-052 health Apply Now!


School of Dental Medicine

Development, Growth and Structure
Alicia De Maria SP22-019 health Apply Now!
Barbara McCracken SP22-051 health Apply Now!
Cinnamon VanPutte SP22-084 Apply Now!

School of Pharmacy

Pharmaceutical Sciences
Ron Worthington SP22-095 health purple i Apply Now!

 

Other Projects

Lovejoy Library
Mitchell Haas SP22-031 purple i Apply Now!
University Museum
Erin Vigneau-Dimick SP22-085 social purple i Apply Now!

Interdiciplinary Projects

Maurina Aranda, Biology, also interested in students from STEM, Education, Psychology

Ariel Belasen, Economics and Finance, also interested in students from Public Health, Applied Health, Data Analytics

Rohan Benjankar, Civil Engineering, also interested in students from Engineering, Environmental Science, Geography, Physics and Chemistry. 

Kathryn Bentley, Theater and Dance, also interested in students from Psychology, Social Work, English, Black Studies, Sociology, Anthropology.  

Stacey Brown-Amilian, Geography, also interested in students from History and Environmental Science.

Carolyn Butts-Wilmsmeyer, Biological sciences, also interested in students from Computer Science, Environmental Science, Chemistry, Math and Business.

Robyn Berkley, Management and Marketing, also interested in students who are interested in Website design, and students from Education and Communications

Robert Dixon, Chemistry, also interested in students from Environmental Science, Biology, Geography, Psychology, Exercise Physiology, Nutrition

Saba Fatima, Philosophy, also interested in students from Mass Communications. 

Chaya Gopalan, Applied Health, also interested in students from Psychology

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

Mitchell Haas, Research and Teaching, also interested in students from History, Political Science.

Candace Hall, Educational Leadership, also interested in students from Communications.

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

Christienne Hinz, History, also interested in students from Mathematics, Engineering, Business, Biology.

Shrikant Jategaonkar, Economics and Finance, also interested in students from Economics, Accounting, Management, Mathematics, Statistics.

Amardeep Kaur, Electrical and Computer Engineering, also interested in students from Mechanical Engineering, Physics, Computer Science.

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

Sorin Nastasia, Applied Communication Studies, also interested in students from any social sciences.

Bill Retzlaff, Biological and Environmental Sciences, also interested in students who are interested in sustainability.

Carolina Rocha, Foreign Languages, also interested in students from Social Work and Criminal Justice.

Melodie Rowbotham, Nursing, also interested in students from Psychology.

Ellen Santos, Applied Health, also interested in students from Statistics, Geography, Biology, Environmental Science.

Johanna Schmitz, Theater and Dance, also interested in students from any major. 

Deborah Sellnow-Richmond, Applied Communication Studies, also interested in students from Mass Communications, Public Health, Sociology.

Jason Stacy, Historical Studies, also interested in students from History, English, Art and Design.

Andrew Sullivan, Public Administration & Policy Analysis, also interested in students from Math, Civil Engineering, Political Science, Education, Any Business major, Sociology, Social Work, Psychology, English, Geography, History.

Corey Stevens, Sociology, also interested in students from Nursing, Pharmacy, Biology, Psychology, Pre-med, and Public Health.  

Ezra Temko, Sociology, also interested in students from Education.

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

Kathleen Vongsathorn, Historical Studies, also interested in students from any major.   

Robert Ware, Philosophy, also interested in students from Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, and Physics.  

Cory Wilmott, Anthropology, also interested in students from History, Art and Design, English Literature, Asian Studies, Geography, Psychology, Sociology, Foreign Languages (Chinese), potentially others on a case by base basis, especially international students.

Sophia Wilson, Political Science, also interested in students from Social Sciences, Humanities, English.

Ron Worthington, Pharmaceutical Sciences, also interested in students from Computer Science and Biology. 

 

 

For more information on the Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities Program,
contact Dr. Laura Pawlow at (618) 650-2608 or lpawlow@siue.edu 
 

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