Contact/Research Opportunities


J.E. Sirrine Foundation Endowed Chair and Professor
Department of Materials Science and  Engineering     Department of Chemistry

299A Sirrine Hall or 202 Advanced Materials Research Laboratory (AMRL)
Clemson University
Clemson, SC 29634-0971, USA
O. 864.656.1155 or 0549 | F. 864.656.5973

Shipping Address
Clemson University Advanced Materials Research Center (COMSET)
Advanced Materials Research Laboratory (AMRL),  Urban Research Group
91 Technology Drive, Anderson, SC 29625, USA.


Positions are available for qualified undergraduates students to pursue Doctoral Studies in the area of polymer/materials chemistry. Projects may vary and are typically aligned with the candidate’s interests and background. For more information regarding Ph.D. studies at Clemson University (, please refer to the departmental Ph.D. program description ( Current research topics are listed under Research.

Two Postdoctoral Research positions are available immediately for highly qualified candidates. For more information please see Opening positions. Send your applications to Prof. M.W. Urban (

Undergraduate research positions are also available. Students with a strong interest in research to be conducted during the school year or summer are encouraged to apply. Send a brief statement of your interests and your resume which should include your major, year, GPA, relevant courses taken and prior experience (if any) to Prof. M.W. Urban (