Most research projects engage faculty and students in multidisciplinary teams that cross departmental, college, and university lines.
Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP)
The University of Akron’s Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) provides undergraduates in any major opportunities for research experiences. Learn more.
Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) in Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering
The School of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering offers a competitive summer research experience for undergraduate (REU) students. Students will participate in a 9-week summer internship to investigate a fundamental question within the broad disciplines of polymer science and polymer engineering including polymer chemistry, polymer physics, polymer characterization, and biomaterials. Learn more.
For Grad Students
If you are considering applying to our graduate programs, please visit The Graduate School website.
If you have questions about research opportunities, please feel free to contact our faculty or department chairs.
QUESTIONS? CONTACT US:
Dr. Ajay Mahajan
Associate Dean for Research & Industrial Engagement
Dr. Sadhan C. Jana
Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies