About

The Office of Undergraduate Research & Studies (OURS) is a resource for all undergraduates in all majors and at all stages of experience. OURS helps students find research and scholarly opportunities on and off campus, throughout the year. Students are also supported in preparing for and navigating the application process.

For a one on one meeting, please contact the Office of Undergraduate Research & Studies ours@acad.umass.edu or visit us on the 10th floor of the W. E. B. Du Bois Library.

Spotlight

Community Engaged Research Program

"The Community-Engaged Research Program (CERP) was launched in June of 2012 to train the next generation of outstanding researchers and scholars to study topics of importance to communities.

CERP is designed to identify and match undergraduate honors students with community- based research opportunities and to prepare them for graduate studies, as well as research careers in universities, research and policy-making organizations, the health care industry, and government agencies."

https://www.honors.umass.edu/cerp



Staff

Lin Tang, Ph.D
Director of Learning Resource Center
tel:413-545-5334

Deb Phillis
Office of Undergraduate Research and Studies
tel:413-545-5334

Johanna Fitzgerald, Ed.D.
Interim Associate Director
tel:413-577-2151

Molly Alvin
Project Assistant
tel:413-545-5334

Erin Amato
Project Assistant
tel:413-577-1163

Contact Us

Office of Undergraduate Research and Studies
1020 W.E.B. Du Bois Library
Amherst, MA 01003
Telephone (413) 545-5334
E-Mail: ours@acad.umass.edu

Visitors since Feb 2014: web counter