Have a question about getting started with research at Rice? Seeking advice from another student about their research experience? Want to know more about what undergraduate research is like in your field from a peer? OURI Peer Research Ambassadors are now hosting weekly drop-in office hours! Stop by one of the weekly sessions to meet with a research ambassador to answer your questions and learn more about research at Rice.
Not sure what to ask our ambassadors during office hours? They are here for your inquiries about...
- Finding a research project
- Reaching out to a faculty member about opportunities
- Finding and applying for funding
- Attending conferences and/or publishing and presenting research
- The process for considering and applying for a senior thesis
- Understanding different research methodologies when exploring potential projects
- Managing your mentoring relationship with your research advisor
- ...and so much more!
For the full schedule of drop-in hours and to find out more about our Ambassadors see our Peer Research Ambassador page, or follow us on Facebook @RiceOURI. Drop-in hours are hosted at our office, Fondren 404.