09/28/18 - Quality Assurance in Undergraduate Research Symposium

Quality Assurance in Undergraduate Research Symposium
09/28/2018, 08:30 AM - 04:00 PM
September 28
2018/09/28 08:30
Friday, September 28, 2018
2018/9/28
08:30 AM
2018/9/28
04:00 PM

Michigan Center for Undergraduate Research (MCUR) at Oakland University's Honors College is pleased to present: "Quality Assurance in Undergraduate Research".

If you are a faculty member, an administrator, or provide support to undergraduate research in some capacity, you will be interested in attending this one day symposium. Lunch will be served. Must reserve spot by September 20th.

RSVP to: mcur@oakland.edu with your name, title, and contact information.

Schedule

8:30-9 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast

9-10:15 a.m. Welcome Graeme Harper, Dean of The Honors College, Oakland University, Director of MCUR.

Opening Remark: David Stone, Associate Vice President for Research, Oakland University

10:15-10:30 a.m. Break

10:30-11:15 a.m. Session I: “An Advising-Centric Approach to Undergraduate Topic/Project Development” from Peter Civetta, Director of the Office of Undergraduate Research, Northwestern University.

11:15 a.m.-Noon Session 2: “Key Components of Undergraduate Research Outcomes” from William Polik, Associate Dean for Research and Scholarship, Hope College.

Noon-1 p.m. Lunch

1-1:45 p.m. Session 3: “Diversity in Undergraduate Research” from Michelle Ferrez, Director of Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor.

1:45-2:30 p.m. Session 4: Keynote - “Creating an Effective Office of Undergraduate Research” from Peter Civetta, Director of the Office of Undergraduate Research, Northwestern University.

2:30-3 p.m. Session 5: “Mentorship” Roundtable, Training, Structure; Roles and Best Practices.

3-3:15 p.m. Break

3:15-3:45 p.m. Session 6: “Creating the National Document on Quality Assurance in Undergraduate Research for the Council on Undergraduate Research” from Graeme Harper, Vice Chair of the CUR at Large Committee and Greg Wilson, Chair of the CUR at Large Committee.

3:45–4 p.m. Closing Remarks 

Location

Oak View Hall

Laidlaw Room

509 Meadow Brook Road

Rochester , MI 48309-4452


Contact Information
Michelle Brennecke