- Interested candidates are encouraged to pursue fellowship opportunities
- Please send a full CV and your reasons for wanting to join the Pfleger Lab to Professor Pfleger
The lab recruits graduate students from the following programs:
Students are not directly admitted to the group. Please contact the appropriate program manager for more information regarding application procedures.
The Pfleger lab recruits undergraduate students through several mechanisms, but does not offer independent summer internships.
Freshman Research Courses
- Chem 116
Campus REU programs
- CBE489 – Honors in Research
Students interested in any of the above programs should contact the corresponding program coordinator about application procedures. Undergraduates interested in independent study in the Pfleger lab are encouraged to contact Prof Pfleger during the bi-annual advising period (i.e. 2-weeks prior to the start of course enrollment) with their resume and a statement of why they would like to conduct research in the lab. In your email, please include “Undergraduate Research in Pfleger Lab” in the email subject heading. Students who inquire about lab openings at other times will be referred to this policy. New members will be selected in time to enroll in research credit (i.e. CBE599) at the start of the next semester. Students will also be expected to enroll in CBE562 – Research Mentor Training.