This workshop will expose students to the research cycle as well as how to conduct research at UNLV. Attendees will learn what type of activity constitutes as research and the process by which students conduct under the guidance of a faculty research mentor.
Learning Objectives: By participating in this workshop you will:
Develop a sense of what research is and where undergraduate research is placed within the larger context
Understand the diversity of approaches to defining, categorizing, and conducting research
Understand the elements of research education
Understand research as a process and identify its stages
Facilitator: Dr. Levent Atici, Executive Director of Undergraduate Research, Office of Undergraduate Research