Dr. Costantini joined North Carolina Central University in 2018. Dr. Costantini’s research program integrates her background in Molecular & Cellular Biology, microscopy and Virology to study the molecular interactions (protein-protein and protein-DNA) involved in human herpesvirus DNA replication and the cellular changes that impact viral reactivation from the latent to lytic phase of virus replication.
Doctorate, Biomedical Sciences
2008-2014 Advisor Dr. Erik L. Snapp
Master of Science, Molecular and Cell Biology
2005-2008, Advisor Dr. David Knecht
Bachelors of Science, Molecular and Cell Biology