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Villanova University Chapter (#288)


  • The 2015 Sigma Xi Student Research Poster Symposium will be held on Friday, April 24, 2015.

    Students participating in the poster symposium are required to register and submit a short abstract of their research by 5:00 pm on Friday, April 10.

    The poster registration form is available here.

    Tentative schedule (revisited):

            11:00 am - noon   Poster setup
      noon - 3:00 pm   Poster viewing
      1:00 - 3:00 pm   Poster judging
      3:00 - 4:10 pm   Opening remarks and Keynote talk
      4:10 - 4:30 pm   Poster award ceremony
          Induction of new Sigma Xi members
      4:30 pm   Reception

  • News highlight: Villanova's Sigma Xi Chapter earns chapter of Excellence Award for distinguished performance during the year ending June 30, 2012!

  • Applications for Grants in Aid of Research are due each year on March 15 and October 15


President: James Wilson, Biology
President-Elect: Vikram Iyengar, Biology
Secretary and Treasurer: Sridhar Santhanam, Mechanical Engineering

Recent Past Presidents

Amanda Grannas, Chemistry (2013-2014)
Steven Goldsmith, Environmental Science (2012 - 2013)
Anil Bamezai, Biology (2011 - 2012)
Mirela Damian, Computer Science (2009 - 2011)

Webmaster: Mirela Damian, Computing Sciences