Selam Woldeselassie has been the Department Director of the Mechanical Engineering Department at Boston University since 2016. Prior she was the Business Manager for the Boston University Center for Biomedical Research for five years. She has extensive experience in banking, financial services, and retail management at companies including Bank of America, State Street Corporation, and Sprint Corp. Selam holds a B.A. in Sociology from UMASS Boston, and she will be entering into the MBA program at Boston University in Fall 2018. Selam is passionate about youth services and providing equitable opportunities across socio-economic backgrounds.