We are excited to announce that OUR’s Director, Dr. Karen Rodriguez’G, has been elected as an Undergraduate Research Programs Division Councilor, for the Council on Undergraduate Research. Her term runs from July 1, 2022 through June 30, 2025. As a Division Councilor, she also is part of CUR’s General Council.
Councilors are elected based upon their expertise, leadership, and commitment to the undergraduate research community. The position provides an important leadership opportunity to represent the University of Illinois’ institutional interests at the national level, as well as help set policy and best practices and support undergraduate research more generally. As Councilor, Dr. Rodriguez’G also serves as a representative of CUR to the Illinois community.
Again, we offer our congratulations to Dr. Rodriguez’G.
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