40 hours) at a rate of $480 per week, up to ten weeks in summer or three weeks during winter break. See Independent Research for more information. Carleton students can make original contributions to the research programs of Carleton faculty or mentors at other institutions. and the National Conferences on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) are longstanding leaders in promoting undergraduate research.

Carleton's Carmen Robertson leading important project on the Indigenous art of Norval Morrisseau. Arts and Social Sciences, Indigenous Research.

We will update you about the possibilities as soon as we have additional information. Kinkead (2003) writes that "another hallmark of undergraduate research is the role of the mentor faculty member who guides the novice researcher and initiates the student into the discipline" (p. 6). Arts and Social Sciences, Community. Undergraduate Research this summer as it pertains to COVID-19: At this time, we don’t know whether research with undergraduates can take place on the Carleton campus this summer or if travel will be possible. Until then, all student research related applications have been put on hold.

Research is an integral part of the undergraduate experience at Carleton College. See Faculty Directed Projects to learn how to become involved. Half is funded by the Discovery Centre and half by the faculty supervisor (+ 14% payroll benefits paid by the Discovery Centre and faculty supervisor). Carleton’s 2012 Strategic Plan calls us to “emphasize student research as a defining component of a Carleton education.” The Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR) has defined undergraduate research as “an inquiry or investigation conducted by an undergraduate student that makes an original intellectual or creative contribution to the discipline.” Students have the opportunity conduct research both during the academic year and during the summer. Environment and Sustainability, Science.

Internship-Carleton University Research Experience for Undergraduate Students (I-CUREUS) offers students the opportunity to receive up to $2250 for faculty-supervised research. The Undergraduate Research: A Definition. Students can also propose their own research projects. ) defines undergraduate research to be any "inquiry or investigation conducted by an undergraduate student that makes an original intellectual or creative contribution to the discipline." Earth Sciences Professor Tim Patterson devoted to safeguarding lakes in Canada’s north. Carleton University Faculty members also conduct research projects beyond the scope of each of the research centres.