Interim Vice Provost for Research | Former Vice Provost for ResearchDr. Simon-Dack and Dr. McDowell talk about the Teacher-Scholar program and the annual celebration.
Student Researcher, Spring 2022Dillon worked with Dr. Wei Shi in a chemistry lab studying open-chain analogues of the cytotoxin ipomoeoassin F.
Student Researcher, Spring 2022Javona worked with Dr. Caitlyn Placek in anthropology studying drug use in Indian women.
Former Teacher-Scholar Mentor, Department of Theatre and DanceMs. Swihart collaborated with Jaylen Bryant and Lauren Henriques to create a musical.
Student Researcher, Fall 2021Mary worked with Dr. Eric (VJ) Rubenstein in a biology lab studying protein degradation in budding yeast.
Student Researcher, Spring 2022Denae worked with Dr. Fletcher in educational psychology studying perfectionism and learning in young and adolescent children.
Teacher-Scholar Mentor, Department of Social WorkDr. Minnick worked with Veronica Bedwell on a community-engaged project involving substance use and prevention.
Faculty or professional staff who collaborate with student researchers as colleagues, engaging them in their research and creative endeavors.
2021 TS Student ResearcherMentor: Dr. Jennifer DeSilvaDepartment of HistoryCo-authored a StoryMaps project exploring narcotics legislation and use in Muncie, 1870-1920.
2021 TS Student ResearcherMentor: Dr. Matt Moore Department of Social WorkCoauthored a manuscript based on work in the TS program
2021 TS Student ResearcherMentor: Dr. Mary Konkle Department of ChemistryAmerican Chemical Society Scholarship Recipient
“I could not have obtained the same knowledge or experiences in the same way if I would not have had the enlightening opportunity of participating in the Teacher-Scholar Program. I am incredibly grateful for this opportunity, and I would definitely participate in the program again if I could!”
- Lauren Szymczak, 2020 TS Student Researcher
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