Undergraduate Research Symposium


You are cordially invited to the

8th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium
in the Biological & Chemical Sciences at William Paterson University

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Over the last seven years, William Paterson University has provided a forum for undergraduates from the Tri-state area to present their original research. Over the years about 25 colleges and universities have participated. The range of subject matter has also expanded and now includes behavior, ecology, environmental science and health, as well as the original areas of biology, and chemistry.

The format of this year's meeting will include morning and afternoon poster sessions. Posters will be judged as 1st and 2nd place in the following seven categories: 1) Biochemistry, 2) Physiology, 3) Cell & Molecular Biology, 4) Genetics, 5) Ecology & Evolution 6) Nanochemistry and 7) General & Material Chemistry. Participant abstracts will be published in Symposium Proceedings. For more information, please contact Dr. Jaishri Menon, Ph.D., William Paterson University menonj@wpunj.edu or call: 973-720-2795.

Check out the following details of last year’s (2012 meeting) from the website:

Both Abstract submission and registration must be completed by March 25th.

Registration must be done electronically online at:

Abstracts should be submitted as Microsoft Word attachemtn to the following email address: conf-bioursymp@wpunj.edu

We are very excited to offer this opportunity to all undergraduates in this area and looking forward to seeing you at the meeting.

Abstracts must be submitted by March 25, 2014.

Hosted by: Departments of Biology and Chemistry, College of Science & Health, WPUNJ