Perry Research Group
Elizabeth Voke

Elizabeth Voke

Research Assistant

Email: evoke@umass.edu

Office Address:

N560 Life Sciences Laboratory
240 Thatcher Road
Amherst, MA 01003

Mailing Address:

159 Goessmann Laboratory
686 North Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA 01003

Biographical Statement

Elizabeth Voke is a senior in Chemical Engineering with an interest in German. During her free time, she can be found running around campus or exploring the hiking trails in the valley. In the lab, she has studied the effects of charge patterning on polypeptide-based complex coacervation. Her Honors Thesis project is being pursued in collaboration with 3M Corporation, testing out the effect of novel polymers on protein encapsulation in complex coacervates.

In 2018, Liz participated in the Young Scholars Summer Research Program in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering at the University of Colorado Boulder.

This summer, Liz will be participating in the Amgen Scholars Summer Research Program at UC Berkeley.

Honors and Awards

Spring 2020 Commonwealth Honors College Research Grant
2019 2nd Place in the 2019 AIChE Annual Meeting Undergraduate Poster Session
Fall 2019 Commonwealth Honors College Research Grant
Fall 2018 Commonwealth Honors College Research Assistant Fellowship