Contact Information

Our Faculty and Staff

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Annaliese Franz

Faculty Director


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Tammy Hoyer

Assistant Director

(530) 752-6016

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Lolita Adkins

Program Coordinator

(530) 752-9684

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Dee Clark

Program Assistant

(530) 754-9020

Graduate Student Advisors

Headshot photo of advisor, Tori White in front of the SCC mural Victoria (Tori) White

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Ben Plourde

Peer Advisors

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Victoria Torres

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Vanessa Talavera    

We encourage students of all disciplines and class levels to get involved with undergraduate research. Stay connected with research happenings around campus and find out about the latest workshops and events by checking out our newsletter URConnection

How to Sign Up for the URC Listserv

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Make an Advising Appointment

We offer 30-minute, one-on-one advising appointments to UC Davis undergraduate students. There are three convenient ways to make an advising appointment:

  1. Stop by the Undergraduate Research Center (located at 2300 Student Community Center)
  2. Call the URC office at (530) 752-3390
  3. E-mail an Appointment Request (click to fill out the e-mail form)

The URC is open Monday - Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.