Get Involved in Breakthrough Research and Scholarly Projects

As a research-focused university, USFSM values student engagement. Mentored by world-class faculty, you can design inquiry-based projects that enhance your practical understanding of your discipline. We encourage you to get involved today!

Apply for Research Assistantships

Faculty are seeking Research Assistants who are highly-motivated students with a strong work ethic and a curious mind. Please review the grid below, select an opportunity, and begin the process of adding research to your USFSM experience. If you need someone to review your application materials, email Ben Heins (Coordinator of Internships and Service Learning,

View Faculty Research and Scholarly Project Information

Honor Roll

USFSM graciously acknowledges the hard work of our research-focused students and faculty mentors. The following is a list of all research assistantship projects, beginning Summer 2017.

If your name does not appear on this list, confirm your research involvement with Ben Heins (Coordinator of Internships and Service Learning,

Asu Atali (Psychology) Dr. Anthony Coy
Anthony Alibro (Psychology) Dr. Jay Michaels
Susie Bennett (Biology) Dr. Aparna Telang
Samantha Boddy  (Psychology) Dr. Jay Michaels
Marissa Fleenor (Criminology) Dr. Murat Haner
Ishan Kulkarni  (Psychology) Dr. Jay Michaels
Adriana Gaffey (Psychology) Dr. Jay Michaels
Alicia Maggio (Psychology) Dr. Anthony Coy
Alexander McClure (Biology) Dr. Aparna Telang
Carlos Santos (Psychology) Dr. Jay Michaels
Jessica Skinner (Biology) Dr. Aparna Telang
Julia Smirnov (Psychology) Dr. Jay Michaels
Jordan Kohn (English) Dr. Tim Turner
Stefania Warren (Psychology) Dr. Jay Michaels
Ashley Wichern (Criminology) Dr. Murat Haner
Jayme Williams (Psychology) Dr. Anthony Coy
Adriana Villar (Psychology) Dr. Jay Michaels
Zoe Skowronski (Criminology) Dr. Fawn Ngo