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Research: A K-State Tradition

Interested in becoming an OURCI Ambassador?

Ambassadors are undergraduate or graduate students who present to classes, student groups and other campus organizations about research and creative inquiry opportunities at K-State. Learn more about ambassadors. 

Download an application (pdf) and apply to become an ambassador.

Apply to be a graduate research assistant

The Office of Undergraduate Research & Creative Inquiry is hiring a graduate research assistant. The graduate research assistant shall be a graduate student enrolled in a minimum of 6 hours per semester at Kansas State University. See the job description to learn more and apply. 

OURCI Research Grant Recipient Spotlight

Emily Jorgensen is a senior double majoring in Psychology and Biology. She is also a recipient of a summer 2015 OURCI Research Grant Award. Jorgensen is spending her summer working with rats on the 5th floor of Bluemont Hall in the Psychobiology Lab. Learn more about Emily and her summer research.

emily  emilyj

Why do Undergraduate Research? 


Faculty members and undergraduate researchers discuss the "who, what, and why" of undergraduate research









Apply to be an Ambassador

July 31, 2015: Fall 2015 OURCI Ambassador applications (pdf) due