Independent Minds, Working Together

Summer Opportunities

Below are the links to sites who offer summer research opportunities. It is possible that some of these opportunities will not be offered during the summer of 2015. For additional help, please talk with your advisor.

At Wooster

Over 75 research assistant positions from a variety of disciplines are available each summer to Wooster students.  These include the following:

In Ohio

At Other Locations

Other Sources for Opportunities

Research Activities of Chemistry Department Majors

Summer research gives students an opportunity to gain additional experience in a laboratory setting.  Many students have worked in academic labs while others have found their way into industry.  Most students work in US labs but a growing number are working abroad.

Summer of 2012

  • Weyni Berhe ('14), The College of Wooster, Religious Studies
  • Sarah Blosser ('13), University of Akron, Department of Polymer Science
  • Leah Bowers ('14), Medical Humanitarian Lilly Fellow, Honduras
  • Cassidy Calkins ('13), The College of Wooster, Department of Chemistry
  • Norman Chamusah ('14), The College of Wooster, AMRE Program
  • Palin Chiaranunt ('14), Medical Humanitarian Lilly Fellow, Patna and Chennai, India
  • Allison Chin ('14), The College of Wooster, Department of Chemistry
  • Sreyan Chowdhury ('14), Harvard Stem Cell Institute
  • Rebecca Craig ('13), WR Grace & Co., Columbia, MD
  • Lauren Flemming ('14), The College of Wooster, Department of Chemistry
  • Caroline Cormley ('14), Child Family Health International, India
  • Allison Grenell ('15), Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, Plant Pathology
  • Steven Hardy ('14), The College of Wooster, Department of Chemistry
  • Zachary Harvey ('14), The College of Wooster, Department of Chemistry
  • Rachelle Herrin ('15), The College of Wooster, BCMB Program
  • Trevor Horst ('16), The College of Wooster, Department of Chemistry
  • Christine Kasprisin ('14), The College of Wooster, Department of Chemistry
  • Helena Kondow ('14), The College of Wooster, Department of Chemistry
  • Da-Sol Kuen ('14), The College of Wooster, Department of Chemistry
  • Andrew Lamade ('13), The College of Wooster, BCMB Program
  • Sarah Laper ('14), Kent Displays Inc. and The College of Wooster, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
  • Noel Mellor ('15), The College of Wooster, Department of Chemistry
  • Melissa Morgan ('13), Dow AgroSciences LLC
  • Wesley Murphy ('13), Vanderbilt University, Chemical Biology
  • Mary Nappi ('13), The College of Wooster, Department of Chemistry
  • Matthew Naticchia ('14), The College of Wooster, Department of Chemistry
  • Dung Nguye ('14), The College of Wooster, Department of Chemistry
  • Lydia Niemi ('13), The College of Wooster, Department of Chemistry
  • Skye Patterson ('15), The College of Wooster, Department of Chemistry
  • Paige Piper ('13), Dow AgroSciences LLC
  • Nikolai Radzinski ('13), Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, Plant Pathology
  • Zachary Rotter ('14), University of California, San Diego, Amgen Scholar, Salk Institute for Biological Studies
  • Traci Scott ('16), The College of Wooster, Department of Chemistry
  • Ryan Shafranek ('13), Case Western Reserve University, Department of Pharmacology
  • Edmund Shi ('15), ABSMaterials Inc.
  • Bennjamin Snyder ('13), The College of Wooster, AMRE Program
  • Andrea Steiger ('14), The College of Wooster, Department of Chemistry
  • Kathryn Sullivan, The College of Wooster, Department of Chemistry and Department of Biology
  • Susmit Tripathi ('14), Max Plunck institute for Experimental Medicine, Gottingen, Germany
  • Erica Villa ('13), University of Kansas, Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  • Lucas Webber ('15), The College of Wooster, Department of Chemistry