27, 2016, Tracy Eisenhower, IUP Research Institute, and Lara Luetkehans, dean of the
College of Education and Educational Technology, presented “Positioning faculty
at predominantly undergraduate institutions for success with building a funded
research program” at the Biennial Conference on Undergraduate Research at the
University of South Florida.
presentation focused on the structure and design of IUP’s Primary
Investigator’s Mentorship Academy (PIMA), with a particular focus on strategies
for integrating undergraduate students in a faculty member’s research agenda. Outcomes from the first two cohorts were also
shared and discussed.
information on IUP’s PI Mentorship Academy, please e-mail Tracy at