Lola Eniola-Adefeso

Lola Eniola-Adefeso

Professor of Chemical Engineering and Miller Faculty Scholar
University of Michigan

Dr. Omolola Eniola-Adefeso is currently a Professor of Chemical Engineering and Biomedical Engineering at the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor.  She graduated from the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) with a bachelor’s in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering.  She then went on to complete her Masters (2000) and Doctoral degrees (2004) in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the University of Pennsylvania.  She was a postdoctoral associate at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas in the Pediatrics/Leukocyte Biology Department. Dr. Eniola-Adefeso joined the faculty of Chemical Engineering at the University of Michigan in 2006 where she runs the Cell Adhesion and Drug Delivery Laboratory.   Since her arrival at Michigan, Dr. Eniola-Adefeso has received several honors and awards including the NSF CAREER Award, Lloyd Ferguson Young Investigator Award, American Heart Association Innovator Award, and the American Heart Association Scientist Development Grant.  Her research is currently funded by multiple grants from the American Heart Association and National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute of the NIH.