Stacy Alvares, Ph.D.

Department of Biology


University of Washington Seattle
Molecular and Cellular Biology


Shawn Ahmed, Ph.D.


Dr. Alvares is currently Adjunct Professor at Edmonds Community College in Edmonds, WA


  • Fall 2010
    • Genetics, UNC Pembroke
  • Spring 2010
    • General Biology, UNC Pembroke


  • Sakaguchi A, Sarkies P, Simon M, Dobley A-L, Goldstein LD, Hedges A, Ikegami K, Alvares SM, Yang L., LaRocque JR, Hall J, Miska EA, Ahmed S. (2014). C.elegans RSD-2 and RSD-6 promote germ cell immortality by maintaining small interfering RNA populations. PNAS. 111(41): E4323-31.  PMCID: PMC4205660
  • Alvares SM, Mayberry GA, Joyner EY, Lakowski B, and S. Ahmed. (2014). H3K4 demethylase activities repress proliferative and post-mitotic aging. Aging Cell, 13(2): 245-53.