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 2019. 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. For assistance with finding an internship, APEX has a "Finding Internships" resource page.

In Ohio

At Other Locations

Other Sources for Opportunities

Last update: 12/14/18

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 2019

  • Grace Adkins ('21, BCMB), University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
  • Alexa Bencic ('22, BCMB), Beacon Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
  • Jayne Blinkhorn ('21, CHEM), The College of Wooster, Department of Physics NSF-REU
  • Luke Borgelt ('21, BCMB), The College of Wooster, Department of Chemistry, NSF-RUI
  • Gema Briggs ('22, NEUR/BCMB), Universidad Regional Amazonico IKIAM (Ecuador)
  • Mark Bui ('21, CHEM), The Ohio State University - Ohio 5 SURE
  • Philip Carter ('20, CHEM), The College of Wooster, Williams & Sanborn-Bromund Summer Research Funds
  • Emmalee Cooke ('21, BCMB), SUNY Cortland
  • Emma Davidson ('22), The College of Wooster, Sophomore Research
  • Alex DeLong ('22, CHEM), Wooster Community Care Network
  • David DiGena-Segal ('22, CHEM), The College of Wooster, SERDP (Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program) Grant
  • Anh Dinh ('20, BCMB), The College of Wooster, Department of Chemistry, NSF-RUI
  • Samantha Draves ('20, BCMB), The Center for AIDS Research
  • Evan Faxon ('21, BCMB), University Hospital
  • Asvin Gireesh ('21, BCMB), Cleveland Clinic - Lutheran Hospital
  • Emma Hambright ('20, BCMB), University of Costa Rica
  • Heather Hartmann ('21, CHEM/SPAN), The College of Wooster, SERDP & Office of Student Health (Chile)
  • Claire Hefner ('22), The College of Wooster, SERDP
  • Noah Helton ('20, BCMB), The College of Wooster, Department of Chemistry, NSF-RUI
  • May Hlaing ('22, BCMB), The Ohio State University - Ohio 5 SURE
  • Thinh Hyunh ('22, BCMB), The College of Wooster, Volunteer in James West Lab
  • Ethan Kahryl ('20, CHEM), The College of Wooster, Volunteer in Jennifer Faust Lab
  • Koral Kasnyik ('20, BCMB), The Ohio State University - Ohio 5 SURE
  • Matteaus Klonowski, ('21, CHEM) ,University of Oregon
  • Elijah Learn ('20, CHEM), Quasar Energy
  • Chloe Litts ('20, CHEM), The College of Wooster, Stockroom Assistant
  • Coco Liu ('22, BCMB), The College of Wooster, Sherman-Fairchild Grant
  • Eran Maina ('21, BCMB), Mayo Clinic
  • Nedas Matulionis ('20, CHEM), Ohio Agriculture Research and Development Center
  • Bao Nguyen ('20, NEUR/BCMB), ACT NOW (Vietnam)
  • John Nugent ('20, CHEM), The Ohio State University - Ohio 5 SURE
  • Alicia McElwee ('22), The College of Wooster, Department of Chemistry, NSF-RUI
  • Alexander Morris ('20, BCMB), Oregon State University - Ohio 5 SURE
  • Saliu Moyo ('20, BCMB), Northwestern University: Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Vy Nguyen ('22), The College of Wooster, American Chemical Society Petroleum Research Fund
  • Paulo Nunes ('20, BCMB), Laboratorio de Análisis Clínicos BIO-CELL (Bolivia)
  • Scott Perkins ('20, NEUR/BCMB), Charleston Area Medical Center Health System
  • Hunter Pierson ('20, BCMB), Wooster Community Care Network
  • Noelle Sadallah ('19, BCMB), The College of Wooster, Sherman Fairchild Grant
  • Leman Simpson ('20, BCMB), Pennsylvania State University
  • Regan Szalay ('20, BCMB), The College of Wooster, Whitmore-Williams
  • Vinh To ('22), The College of Wooster, American Chemical Society Petroleum Research Fund
  • Anh Tran ('21, CHEM), The College of Wooster, Sophomore Research
  • Wesley Wagner ('20, CHEM), AbbVie
  • Meghan Wells ('20, BCMB), The College of Wooster, Sherman Fairchild Grant
  • Qaiser Zaidi (20, BCMB), Imperial College, Department of Surgery and Cancer (England)