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Dr. Lydia Fox
Director of Undergraduate Research

National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR)

National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR)

April 7-9, 2016

University of North Carolina, Asheville
Abstract submission deadline - December 2, 2015


The annual National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) will be held April 7-9, 2016 at University of North Carolina, Asheville. All Pacific undergraduate students who have participated in research or other forms of scholarly, creative or artistic work are encouraged to submit an abstract to NCUR for possible acceptance and presentation. NCUR will consider abstracts from students involved in a variety of scholarly and artistic activities representing a range of disciplines including creative arts, mathematics, business, social science, humanities, physical and life sciences, natural resources and engineering, among others. Please note that NCUR has a competitive abstract review process, so you are strongly advised to work with your faculty mentor and Dr. Fox, the Director of Undergraduate Research, in preparing your abstract.

Students attending NCUR are expected to come from over 300 colleges and universities, representing almost every state in the nation. Since its inception in 1987, NCUR has become a major annual event drawing over 2,500 undergraduates, faculty, and administrators to hear and discuss undergraduate creative and scholarly work by means of:

  • Topical sessions with 15-minute oral presentations
  • Interdisciplinary poster sessions
  • Artistic performances and visual art exhibits 

Preparing your Abstract

Submitting Your Abstract

Important Dates:

December 2, 2015 Abstract Submission Deadline
January 11-22, 2016 Abstract Decision Notifications
February 19, 2016 Early Registration Deadline
March 9, 2016 Registration Deadline
April 7-9, 2016 NCUR 2016