Sigma Xi is a scientific research society comprised of more than 500 chapters at universities
and colleges, government laboratories, and industrial research centers. Its scientists
and engineers, whose research spans the spectrum of science and technology, conduct
symposia, seminars, forums, workshops and educational programs. In addition, Sigma
Xi publishes American Scientist monthly. Membership in Sigma Xi is open to scientists,
faculty and non-faculty, and students who want to promote all aspects of science and
The PCOM chapter of Sigma Xi holds quarterly meetings and sponsors a variety of research
seminars to highlight ongoing research at PCOM and in the greater Delaware Valley.
Our chapter gives a research award each spring for outstanding research at PCOM. Anyone
who has done research and is interested should contact an officer to apply.
To join or to learn more, contact the current President, Susan Hingley, Ph.D. , or Secretary, Mei Xu, Ph.D. You may also contact the Sigma Xi website at http://www.sigmaxi.org