The Undergraduate Research Network’s
Path to Research Success
How to Choose a Research Lab
Want to know how to pick a lab for your undergraduate research experience? Watch UVa URN's "How to Choose a Research Lab" video!
How to get into Contact with Professors: The Email
Want to know what to include in your first email to professors? Watch UVa URN's "How to get into Contact with Professors: The Email" video!
Using UNLEASH to Apply for Research
Learn how to apply to research in the biomedical sciences (for now) at the University of Virginia! UNLEASH is a new system that was developed to make applying to labs easier by removing the need to write emails and resumes. Instead, just find some interesting labs using the "Faculty Mentoring Undergraduates" page and then apply to the labs using the "UNLEASH Application."
How to Read a Primary Research Paper
Learn how to read a Research Paper with UVa URN! Here's a link to a written resource that we also found helpful: http://www.sciencemag.org/careers/2016/03/how-seriously-read-scientific-paper
How to Apply to a Research Grant
Want funding for a project? Looking to make a bit of money over the summer? Watch UVa URN's "How to Apply to a Research Grant" video!