Supervisor Obligations

Neuroscience researchers interested in supervising an undergraduate student research project should commit to the following:

  • Assign a research project where reasonable progress can be expected by the end of the course.
    1. The ethical considerations in scientific research;
    2. The required safety procedures; and
    3. The relevant security measures.
  • Ensure the student is aware of:
  • Directly monitor the student's progress through regular lab meetings.
  • Provide guidance and assistance in the preparation of the Proposal Abstract, the Progress Abstract, and the Final Written Report.
  • Grade the two Abstracts, the Final Written Report and the student's Laboratory Performance, and submit the final grade to the Course Coordinator.
  • Inform the Course Coordinator if the student's performance is inadequate.