Alexa Serfis is a faculty member at Saint Louis University. She has taught physical chemistry to undergraduate and graduate students since 1994. Her research interests involve construction of model membranes using Langmuir monolayer techniques. Studies of protein interactions with the model membranes have been a long-standing interest.
Alexa has been involved with the American Chemical Society St Louis local section since 1994. She has participated as a volunteer in numerous outreach activities, and been a leader in the section. She has held a variety of positions including various committee chairs, Director, Section Chair, and currently is a Councilor.