Ms. Selawamit Woldemeskel
Academic Department: Chemistry
Selamawit Woldemeskel, a junior chemistry major, had the opportunity to conduct research at Princeton University (summer 2011) and at the Pittsburgh Medical Center (Summer 2012). Woldemeskel, originally from Ethiopia, worked on the molecular biology projects.At Saint Francis, Woldemeskel’s undergraduate research in the laboratory of Dr. Michele Hargittai includes characterizing the DNA binding property of the mitochondrial transcription factor A protein. Woldemeskel will be conducting graduate research at Johns Hopkins University.