Contact Us

UROP’s services and programs are available in person and remotely. We can be contacted in the following ways:

Attend an Information Session

View our Calendar to find an Information Session to attend and learn more.

First-time visitors should attend the Get Involved in Research Information Session or watch all three Get Involved in Research recordings:

Visit our Office

Student Excellence Center
559 Science Library

Monday through Friday
10:00 am-12:00 pm and 1:00-3:00 pm

Schedule an Appointment

After attending an Information Session, you may meet with a UROP Advisor in person or on Zoom if you need more assistance.

Stop by Zoom Drop-In Hours

Drop in on Zoom to ask any questions you may have.

  • Mondays: 3-4 pm
  • Wednesdays: 3-4 pm
  • Thursdays: 3-4 pm

Email the UROP Team

E-mail us your questions.

Call the UROP Office

Call us with your questions.

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UROP Staff

UROP staff are dedicated to assisting students and faculty with all aspects of the undergraduate research process – from finding suitable research or creative opportunities with the right mentor, writing a proposal, presenting results, to writing a scholarly paper for publication.

Sharon Parks, Director

sparks@uci.edu

Gregoria Barazandeh, UROP Advisor

gbarazan@uci.edu

Jerry McMillan, UROP Advisor

gmcmilla@uci.edu

Jarrod Ventura, UROP Advisor

jrventur@uci.edu

Brennan Devine, Administrative Coordinator

jbdevine@uci.edu

We mourn the loss of UROP Advisor Philippe Relouzat, who died on November 5, 2021. In his work at UROP, Philippe was committed to helping students find their passions through research. We miss our colleague and friend: his easy smile, deep voice and hearty laugh.