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Research & Involvement Series

If you are looking to dive into research opportunities and how to get involved at UC San Diego, look no further then STEP's Research & Involvement Series! Participating in this series will give you the tools to find research labs, faculty mentorship, experiential learning, UCSD involvement opportunities and resume support! 

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Research and Involvement Series 

Date & Time Topic Past Session Material
Tuesday, August 6 from 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. How to Get Involved at UCSD: Internships, Research, and Experiential Learning 


Tuesday, August 13 from 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. Resume Workshop: What to include, how to format, and how to optimize
Monday, August 19 from 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. What is Research for at UCSD: For academic credits, programs, and where to find 
Friday, August 23 from 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. Let's Talk Research: Looking at labs, topics, faculty, and more
Thursday, August 29 from 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. How to: Outreaching to Faculty for Research Opportunities


What are my next steps?

Attended the Research & Involvement Series? Next Steps

Completed all (or some) of the Research & Involvement Series? Meet with Your Research & Involvement Coordinator! 

At this point you have attended all (or some) of the Research & Involvement Series! Now what? Your next step is to follow-up with a 1:1 appointment with your Research & Involvement Coordinator! Take what you've learned during the Research & Involvement Series sessions and put it into action. 

What can you discuss during your appointment? Some examples of topics and questions to discuss are:

  • Draft that faculty email  
  • Get your resume/CV reviewed to be application ready 
  • Let's look over your list of research lab interests  
  • Experiential learning opportunities 
  • Research application deadlines 

 Ready? Schedule an appointment today! 

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