STUDENTS

If a Research Mentor has a lab overview video, it is included in their entry in the Directory. You can also view all the mentor videos on YouTube: CSULB Research Mentor Videos, USC Research Mentor Videos. It is recommended that students initiate contact with a mentor to make sure you are a good match. Are you a student that wants to reach out to a mentor but you aren’t sure what to say?Download this template to help you get started.

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MENTORS

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Clear the search filters to see a list of all BUILD Mentors. To narrow your search, select those institutions, research approaches, and topics that interest you. Checking additional boxes will BROADEN your search and return more results. Checking fewer boxes will NARROW your search.

The overarching means of identifying and addressing scientific questions.
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Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Kinesiology
Ongoing Projects: We study MUSCLE!!!  Projects in my lab examine the optimal functioning and growth of skeletal muscle.  Below are some topics we are currently...
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Biological Sciences
Ongoing Projects: What are the effects of high-fat diet on Drosophila lifespan, fertility, gene expression, and ability to mount an immune response?  
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Kinesiology
Ongoing Projects: Exercise produces robust effects on health and aging, including improved metabolic function, the prevention, and mitigation of degenerative disease,...
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Computer Engineering & Computer Science
Ongoing Projects: Deep learning is recently considered one of the most breakthrough technologies in computer science.
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Biological Sciences
Ongoing Projects: • Host-pathogen interactions. • Genetic engineering of human antibodies. • Host defense mechanisms against microbial infection.