Message from the Director

Welcome to the Undergraduate Research Center. We are pleased you’ve taken the time to visit our website and learn more about the opportunities and resources the URC offers.

Minnesota State University, Mankato has a history of engaging students in research, scholarship, and creative inquiry. Through their participation in research undergraduate students become better thinkers, innovators, and problem solvers, cultivating a depth of understanding needed to make a positive difference in the world.

Whether you are a member of the faculty, staff, or student body, we look forward to having you explore our website, learn more about our center, and participate in one of our many programs!

Patrick A. Tebbe, PhD, PE
Director of the Undergraduate Research Center
Professor of Mechanical Engineering