Skip to main content

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.