Introduction To Research

Course Number: 
Graduate Education
1 Credit Hour
Course Description: 
The objective of this course is to acquaint students with the research programs of MCB faculty, thereby allowing students to make informed choices in the selection of laboratories in which to perform required research rotations. The course consists of an introductory session in which criteria for evaluating research programs and selecting laboratories in which to perform dissertation research are discussed. Thereafter, sessions will consist of faculty research presentations, and discussion of faculty research papers. Students will be expected to have read at least one paper prior to each faculty research presentation.