Center for Career & Professional Development

Research Opportunities

Get Involved with Breakthrough Research and Scholarly Projects

As a research-focused university, the USF Sarasota-Manatee campus values student engagement. Mentored by world-class faculty, you can design inquiry-based projects that enhance your practical understanding of your discipline. We encourage you to get involved today!

Apply for Research Opportunities

Faculty are seeking Research Assistants who are highly-motivated students with a strong work ethic and a curious mind. Please review the grid below, select an opportunity, and begin the process of adding research to your USF Sarasota-Manatee campus experience. If you need someone to review your application materials, please make an appointment with the Career Services team via Handshake.

Students View Faculty Research and Scholarly Project Information

Faculty Advertise your Research and Find Students

Faculty fill out the form to advertise your research opportunity

Honor Roll

USF graciously acknowledges the hard work of our research-focused students and faculty mentors. The following is a list of all research assistantship projects, beginning Summer 2017.

If your name does not appear on this list, confirm your research involvement with Career Services at

Asu Atali (Psychology) Dr. Anthony Coy
Susie Bennett (Biology) Dr. Aparna Telang
Samantha Boddy (Psychology) Dr. Jay Michaels
Adriana Gaffey (Psychology) Dr. Jay Michaels
Alexander McClure (Biology) Dr. Aparna Telang
Carlos Santos (Psychology) Dr. Jay Michaels
Jessica Skinner (Biology) Dr. Aparna Telang and Dr. Nicola Erdsack
Julia Smirnov (Psychology) Dr. Jay Michaels
Stefania Warren (Psychology) Dr. Jay Michaels
Jayme Williams (Psychology) Dr. Anthony Coy
Adriana Villar (Psychology) Dr. Jay Michaels