Participating Faculty

Through the REU program, students have the opportunity to experience basic research at an R1 institution from active laboratories in the sciences. Several departments at UConn have placements for incoming REU students. Below is a detailing of each laboratories' interests and project details. Click the lab's PI for a direct link to their lab pages.

Dr. Daniel Mulkey

Department of Physiology and Neurobiology

Dr. Anastasios Tzingounis

Department of Physiology and Neurobiology

Dr. Karen Menuz

Department of Physiology and Neurobiology

Dr. Joseph LoTurco

Department of Physiology and Neurobiology

Dr. Jianjun Sun

Department of Physiology and Neurobiology

Dr. Randall Walikonis

Department of Physiology and Neurobiology

Dr. Rahul Kanadia 

Department of Physiology and Neurobiology

Dr. Linnaea Ostroff

Department of Physiology and Neurobiology

Dr. Alexander Jackson

Department of Physiology and Neurobiology

Dr. John Salamone

Department of Psychological Sciences

Dr. Barbara Mellone

Department of Molecular and Cell Biology

Dr. Jose Manautou

Department of Pharmacy

Ken Campellone

Department of Molecular and Cell Biology