Beth Ferro Mitchell

Beth Ferro Mitchell

Department Chair

Science Center 215
Le Moyne College
1419 Salt Springs Road
Syracuse, NY 13214


(315) 445-4509


Professor Beth Ferro Mitchell is a cell biologist who teaches courses including Cell & Molecular Biology, Mammalian Physiology, a seminar on the Biology of Cancer, and an interdisciplinary course in Bioethics. Her research focuses on understanding eukaryotic cell motility: the mechanisms by which cells move. In particular, her lab studies the regulation of eukaryotic flagellar motility using the single-celled alga Chlamydomonas reinhardtii as a model organism.

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