Undergraduate Research

Research with our experts

Pursue your academic passion by conducting independent research as an undergraduate. You will be guided through your projects by our expert faculty in research areas such as:

  • Analytical
  • Bioorganic
  • Environmental
  • Inorganic
  • Organic
  • Physical
  • Biochemistry

Undergraduate research projects are critical to developing your problem-solving skills and gaining practical experience in a laboratory environment. This gives you an edge after graduation when you are applying to career opportunities or graduate programs, as it demonstrates you are a motivated scientist dedicated to the field and undeterred by challenges.

We offer the Problem in Chemistry program at Mercer University, which consists of two-semester laboratory capstone experiences. The program features a set of experimental projects designed to integrate foundational concepts and techniques from the major divisions of chemistry.