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:
Biological Sciences
Ongoing Projects: Isolate T-DNA insertion mutants in genes that are up-regulated during leaf senescence and test whether these genes contribute to leaf aging.
Institution:
UCI
Department:
Neurobiology & Behavior
Ongoing Projects: My overall research goals are centered on understanding the neurobiological mechanisms underlying motivated behaviors and motivational deficits...
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Biological Sciences
Ongoing Projects: Studies directed at a novel hypothesized signal transduction pathway that regulates membrane fusion fission through studying genes in baker's yeast...
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Biological Sciences
Ongoing Projects: Student researchers in my lab have the option to study one of two completely independent projects: one of biomedical relevance that utilizes...
Institution:
USC
Department:
Preventive Medicine
Ongoing Projects: We are testing genetic variants for association with obesity- and type 2 diabetes-related traits in Mexican American families.
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Computer Engineering & Computer Science
Ongoing Projects: Deep learning is recently considered one of the most breakthrough technologies in computer science.