2 Result(s)

Mobile Youth and Poverty Study

In this research opportunity, students will work with the Data Archivist for the Mobile Youth and Poverty Study and/or other identified faculty, based on the students' interests to create research publications, both manuscripts and conference proposals that explore risk and protective factors for primarily adolescents who grow up in impoverished communities. This opportunity lends itself more toward quantitative methods, but qualitative opportunities may be explored. In this research opportunity, students will work with secondary data sources. Typical work may include conducting literature reviews, data analysis, and manuscript and/or conference proposal preparation. Students' research interests will be taken into consideration, and there m...

Required Availability
Fall 2016 | Spring 2017 | Summer 2017
Course Credit?
No
Paid Position?
No

Evaluating the Quality of Undergraduate Research at UA

I am looking for undergraduate students to help conduct interviews of undergraduate students, code already conducted interviews of undergraduate students, and come to conclusions about the quality of undergraduate research at The University of Alabama. Possible deliverables of this study are (a) Presentation of findings at URCA 2019; (b) submission to NCUR 2019--undergraduate research conference; (c) submission to national conference; (d) article in an academic journal ...

Required Availability
Summer 2018 | Fall 2018 | Spring 2019
Course Credit?
No
Paid Position?
No
Preferred Majors
Academics