Particle-based Functional Materials
Research Experience for Undergraduates


Application Details

Applications are encouraged from students who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents and are enrolled in (or applying for) our PhD degree program in chemical engineering.

Interested applicants should apply online here ( or through the department's website ( While it is not mandatory, expressing your interest in the GAANN program in your personal statement is helpful.

Applications are especially encouraged prior to February 1, 2012

If you are eligible to participate and would like additional information, please feel free to contact Dr. Joseph McCarthy by phone at (412) 624-7362, or by email at