Chief Translator (Italian)
Francesca is from Puglia in Italy where she studied Biotechnolgy and Nanobiotechnology at the University of Salento. After graduation, she came to Cambridge with the Erasmus programme and then spent 10 months as a visiting student in KAUST, in Saudi Arabia, working on 3D bioprinting. She is now in Cambridge doing her PhD in Chemical Engineering and working on cancer research. Francesca likes baking, playing tennis, volleyball and ultimate frisbee. She decided to join She Speaks Science to bridge the gap between the science community and the public, focusing on the accomplishments if thousands of women to inspire the future generation of scientists.