People

Peter Civetta | Director


1801 Hinman Ave, Evanston Campus
847 467-0499 UndergradResearch@northwestern.edu

Peter is responsible for the office's advanced programs, supporting students as they transition to independent research. He is the primary contact for the Undergraduate Research Grant programs, the Conference Travel Grant Program, the Circumnavigators Travel-Study Grant, Expo Oral Presentation Panels, and the Creative Arts Festival.

 

Mary Leighton | Assistant Director

Mary Leighton

1801 Hinman Ave, Evanston Campus
847 467-0501 UROffice@northwestern.edu

Mary is responsible for the office's developmental programs. She creates and supports opportunities for undergraduates to get started in research, including providing advising and working with faculty. She administers the Undergraduate Research Assistant Program, Undergraduate Language Grants, and the poster presentations for the Undergraduate Research and Arts Exposition.