Call for Papers

PURM currently runs on a themed-issue format, but general submissions are also welcomed. The invited guest editors handle the submissions to the themed-issue paper calls, while the general submissions are handled by the Editor-in-Chief, Dr. Qian Xu ( Each annual issue is released in the fall. Please click on the links below for more information on our upcoming special themed-issue:

Continuity of Mentoring Undergraduate Research in the Face of Uncertainty – Fall 2022

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Undergraduate Research Mentoring – Fall 2023

For general submissions about mentoring undergraduate research, please check Types of Articles and Submission Guidelines on the Information for Authors page. All the general submissions should be sent to