Opportunity in Carbohydrate Research - Chemistry

We are looking for 2-3 undergraduate researchers in carbohydrate research. The candidates should have strong interests in organic chemistry with solid background, and completed Organic Chemistry I, II & lab. The undergraduate researchers are expected to conduct organic reactions, purify products and characterize organic substances.

Project Dates

Start Date: 1/6/2020 - End Date: 4/20/2020

Students Needed

Type of Project


Student Responsibilities

1. literature search and reading about certain chemical transformation; 2. set up chemical reactions, purify and characterize organic compounds; 3. discuss results with other team members; 4. and write summary reports.

Time Commitment

10 hours per week in one day or two consecutive days hour(s)

Student Requirements

Organic chemistry I, II and lab.

Interested in Working With the Following Programs

Honors Undergraduate Thesis
McNair Scholars
Research and Mentoring Program
Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship

Additional Notes

Position Overview

  • Date Posted: 09-27-2019
  • Research Categories:
    • Health Sciences
    • Life Sciences
    • Physical Sciences
  • Location:
    • Orlando (Main Campus)
  • Paid: Yes