Engineering Division

Who are we?

Engineering Division Chair: Aaron Sakulich, Worcester Polytechnic Institute

The Engineering Division was established at the 2013 Annual Business Meeting. This division is charged with providing national leadership and discipline-specific in developing undergraduate research in the area of engineering and engineering-related fields.

The goals of the division are:

  • Create a professional community and support system for engineering faculty engaged in undergraduate research
  • Advocate support for innovation through undergraduate research in engineering
  • Serve as a virtual platform in identifying and sharing best practices for embedding undergraduate research in engineering curricular and co-curricular activities
  • Provide networking opportunities in the areas of research development and extramural funding

Division Activities

The Engineering Division of the Council on Undergraduate Research supports research in our discipline. To support these activities, we provide networking opportunities, activities, and resources for faculty, students, and others. Some of our active resources are provided below: