Research Opportunities

Undergraduate students can contact faculty in the Plant Biology and Conservation Program to learn about research opportunities. 

Recent Undergraduate Research Projects and Accomplishments

  • Gabriela Carr, undergraduate student in biological sciences was awarded a 2015 Northwestern University Undergraduate Summer Research Grant ($3,000) for her research “Soil in Prairie Restoration.” Her advisor is Dr. Daniel Larkin
  • Taylor Tate, undergraduate student in environmental sciences, has been awarded a 2015 Northwestern University Summer Research Grant ($3,000) for her research "Pollinator and Flower Characteristics." Her advisor is Dr. Krissa Skogen.
  • Taran Lichtenberger, undergraduate student in biological sciences, has been awarded a 2015 Northwestern University Undergraduate Summer Research Grant ($3,000) for her research "Diversity and Prairie Restoration," Her advisor is Dr. Andrea Kramer.