Meet the Undergraduate Mentors

2017–18 Undergraduate Mentors

The Undergraduate Mentors work with fellow students to connec them to research experiences that advance their own academic interests. Set up an appointment with a UM today!

Rowan Connelly, Social Work Major, Africana Studies Minor, History Minor 

Contact me if you're interested in Pitt's School of Social Work, research in the social sciences, finding volunteer opportunities, the arts and cultural scene in Pittsburgh, or just want to chat about Philadelphia.

Andrew Earle, Mathematics-Economics Major

Contact me if you’re interested in natural resource economics, housing blight, sports analytics, or any kind of public policy, statistics, economics, or math research.

Caroline Fazzini, Studio Arts Major, Art History Major, Museum Studies Minor

Contact me if you are interested in talking about studio arts, museums and art historical research, or borrowing my Andy Warhol costume.

Gabby Galli, Emergency Medicine Major

Contact me if you are interested in talking about emergency medicine, medical school, EMS, or the best eats in Pittsburgh!

Reagan Harper, Anthropology Major, Architecture Major (Historic Preservation Track), and Museum Studies Minor

Contact me if you are interested in architectural history, museum archives, or the Nationality Rooms.

Sarah KorosReligious Studies and Sociology Majors, Philosophy Minor, Jewish Studies Certificate

Contact me if you're interested in sociology, philosophy, religion, Jewish studies, or cats and dogs! I have research experience in critical theory, continental philosophy of religion, Jewish philosophy and Jewish art history. 

Rachana NayakNeuroscience Major, Chemistry Minor, History Minor, Global Studies Certificate

Contact me if you are interested in discussing geography, culture, majoring in neuroscience, or research in neuroscience. 

Alina Quach, Psychology Major, Neuroscience Minor

Contact me if you're interested in research in neuropsychology, the archival scholar's research award or arranging a playdate with my cat, Toto. 
 

Abigail Sites, Anthropology Major, History of Art and Architecture Major, Russian and Eastern European Studies Certificate

Contact me if you are interested in museums, libraries, Turkish language and culture, or classic rock.

John TalleyNeuroscience Major, Chemistry Minor, Political Science Minor, American Sign Language Certificate

Contact me if you're interested in finding a way to relate your science interests in a social approach, finding your voice through new music opportunities, or debating which dog breeds are superior.

Megan UlbrichMicrobiology Major, Chemistry Minor, Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies Certificate

Contact me in you're interested in talking about immunology, phage biology, the human microbiota, research in the biological sciences, or if you’d like to exchange pictures of cute animals!

Stephanie WashingtonBiology Major, Spanish Minor, Chemistry Minor, American Sign Language Certificate

Contact me if you're interested in the University Honors College, American Sign Language, research abroad, independent research, applying to national scholarships or just want to chat in foreign languages!

Chloe ZhangUndecided 

Contact me if you are interested in talking about literature, Chinese culture and language, math, physics, or eating Asian food!