Muser provides Duke students with regularly-scheduled, clearly articulated, and equitable access to research opportunities across all fields.

Research mentors are members of the Duke community who can provide meaningful research experiences for students. Mentors are graduate students, postdocs, lab technicians, research team leaders, principal investigators, and professors.

Timeline for Fall 2020 Round (for fall semester projects)

For Research Mentors

  • Tuesday, August 11 at 9:00am - First day to post projects
  • Tuesday, August 18 at 11:59pm - Last day to post projects
  • Thursday, August 27 at 9:00am - First day to accept applications
  • Sunday, September 6 at 11:59pm - Last day to accept applications

For Students

  • Wednesday, August 19 at 9:00am - First day to apply for projects
  • Wednesday, August 26 at 11:59pm - Last day to apply for projects

Recent Musings

A New Frontier

Muser Student Director Catherine McMillan (T '22) ponders what research will look like in the midst of COVID-19 and gives a charge on how universities should move forward.