Student research can be the most gratifying part of a Biochemistry and Molecular Biology major. Often these experiences coalesce and fuel a career focus. Therefore, a student must plan carefully and work diligently in order to make the most of this opportunity. The rewards will be worth the effort. For BMB majors working with a Biology faculty member, the Biology Department has compiled So you want to do research? A practical guide for the student that will guide the student through the process.