Christopher Markosian

Chris Markosian

Christopher Markosian is a fourth-year student in the School of Arts and Sciences Honors Program, pursuing a major in Molecular Biology and Biochemistry and a minor in Chemistry. He is researching the Hippo signaling pathway with Dr. Kenneth D. Irvine, in particular investigating the mechanism of interaction between α-catenin and Ajuba LIM protein. He has participated in the Aresty Summer Science Program, been awarded an Aresty Undergraduate Research Fellowship, and presented his research in the Irvine Laboratory at the 2015 Aresty Summer Science Symposium, 2015 Aresty Research Slam, and the 2016 and 2017 Aresty Colloquium. He also founded and serves as the Editor-in-Chief of the Rutgers Research Review.