Prospective students

Thank you for your interest in applying to the Grimm Lab to conduct research as a Graduate Student or Undergraduate Researcher. Please read through the associated webpages, publications, Grimm Lab research, and letter to prospective graduate students before sending your C.V. and initial email to Dr. Grimm. We look forward to learning more about your research interests.

Graduate students

If you are interested in joining the Grimm lab for graduate studies, please contact Nancy Grimm. You can find information about graduate studies in the School of Life Sciences, including application procedures, deadlines, and more detailed information about specific programs. Grimm lab students will likely be enrolled in one of the following programs within the School of Life Sciences:

Dr. Grimm also mentors Ph.D. students in the School of Sustainability. You may find detailed information about the Sustainability Ph.D. program, including how to apply.

Graduate degree programs


Undergraduate students

Undergraduates interested in working with us should feel free to get in touch and should have a look at opportunities available through School of Life Sciences for more information about possible avenues to obtain support for undergraduate research in the lab. 

Grimm lab undergraduate researchers might work on various research projects alongside the lab manager, graduate students, and other undergraduates. 

Undergraduate students can learn more about opportunities for research through the School of Life Sciences SOLUR program. 

Undergraduate student research