Evelyn SchwagerPost Doctoral Researcher
Current Position: Postdoctoral Scientist, University of Massachusetts Lowell
Evelyn was a postdoc in the lab from 2008-2013, and was the recipient of a Postdoctoral Fellowship from the German Research Foundation (DFG).
In the Extavour lab, Evelyn investigated the origin of embryonic germ cells in the spider Parasteatoda tepidariorum, and published this work in Developmental Biology. She also contributed to a number of other projects in the lab, including initial cloning of cricket germ cell markers and our collaboration with Prashant Sharma on harvestmen and scorpion body plan evolution.