Cornell Undergraduate Research Advisors

Get in touch with undergraduate research advisors in each of Cornell's colleges.


College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Don Viands, Associate Dean and Director, Academic Programs

College of Architecture, Art, and Planning

Barry Perlus, Associate Dean

College of Arts and Sciences

Rich Keller, Associate Dean, Undergraduate Education

  • 607-255-3386

College of Engineering

Lisa Schneider-Bentley, Director, Engineering Learning Initiatives

School of Hotel Administration

Shawn Meyer, Associate Director, Student Services

College of Human Ecology

Margret Frey, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

School of Industrial and Labor Relations

Kevin Harris, Senior Associate Director of Advising and Counseling


Cornell Career Services

Beth Fiori, Fellowships Coordinator

Cornell Undergraduate Research Board (CURB) Advisor

Bruce C. Monger, Senior Research Associate
, Department of Earth & Atmospheric Sciences

Humanities Research Institute- WRIT 2100

Suzette Newberry, Assistant Director of Collections, Reference, Instruction & Outreach

Johnson Museum

Cathy Klimaszewski, Associate Director

Mann Library

Mary Ochs, Director

Office of Academic Diversity Initiatives

Rochelle Jackson-Smarr,  Director of Student Success Programs

  • 607-255-3841

Office of Academic Diversity Initiatives McNair Scholars Program

Trey Waller, Director

Office of Undergraduate Biology

Colleen Kearns, Asst. Director of Research

Rawlings Cornell Presidential Research Scholars

Kristin Ramsay, Program Coordinator

Student Academic Services

Ethan Stephenson, Associate Director, Carol Tatkon Center & North Campus Faculty Programs

Also Contact

Office of Undergraduate Research

Laurel Southard, Director, Undergraduate Research

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