Waad AlBawardi


Research Interests

Waad is interested in several areas including RNA interference, nuclear organization, and understanding how chromatin structure affects genome stability. She is currently working on generating a stable HepG2/HeLa cell line with shRNAs against hDICER1 and hAgo1 to investigate their function within the nucleus. 


  • BSc. Clinical Laboratory Sciences, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia, 2015  ​

KAUST Affiliations

​​KAUST Visiting Student Research Internship Program​ (VRSP​)
KAUST Environmental Epigenetics Program (KEEP)
Biological and Environmental Sciences and Engineering