President Wente walks and talks with Henslee about her cell research and her collaborations across departments and schools. They discuss the importance of the “liberal arts engineer” at Wake Forest and Henslee’s belief in both the philosophy of yes and the fearless pursuit of knowledge.

Assistant Professor, Engineering

A founding member of the Wake Forest engineering faculty, Erin Henslee’s research spans biomedical engineering, e-sports and STEM education. She works to address gaps in our knowledge of red blood cells, helping to put together the puzzle around related problems, such as malaria, anemia and cardiovascular diseases. Henslee’s efforts in STEM education have been rewarded with fellowships and funding.

Erin Henslee

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