Alina Goodman NCUR 2023 Spotlight
Senior, Public Health major
Research Mentor: Dr. Courtney Luecking
I enjoy research because.... "it helps further my industry."
How did you first get interested in undergraduate research at UK?
"A study abroad trip with my faculty mentor"
How long have you been engaged in undergraduate research?
"About 1.5-2 years"
What has been the most exciting aspect of your research so far?
"The most exciting aspect of my research has been submitting abstracts for and presenting at conferences."
What advice would you give to other UK students thinking about doing research?
"Do not be afraid to fail and make mistakes; everyone has been in the same position of trying to learn the roles of a new job or being a part of new research."