A searchable database, UR-Linked allows aspiring undergraduate researchers, scholars, and artists to connect with faculty mentors across campus. UR-Linked includes faculty profiles as well as more specific information about their research projects and artistic endeavors.

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Part-time Student Lab Assistant

    PROFESSOR - Mark Johnson

    Contact Detail
    Dr. Mark L. Johnsonn


    this person will be trained and assist in the lab with general duties, including but not limited to: PCR genotyping, cell culture, DNA extraction, histology and related methods, microCT imaging and analysis of mouse bones

    School of Dentistry

    UMKC Student

    Project Timeline

    Logistics and Compensation
    up to 20 hours per week, paid at $10 per hour, throughout the year (including summer)

    DNA genotyping of mice by PCR, histology and microCT imaging of bone, and possibly cell culture related studies.

    Last Updated
    May 21, 2019

Now that UR-Linked has helped you to identify a faculty project that interests you and for which you might be qualified, be sure to review the essential steps in contacting a potential faculty mentor.

The Director of Undergraduate Research, Dr. Jane Greer., can provide you with further guidance about finding and connecting with faculty mentors at UMKC.

Once you have reviewed the essential steps to prepare for connecting with a potential faculty mentor, you can use the "Contact Details" for this project to connect with the faculty member and to begin a conversation about how you might get involved.