Abigail Sawyer

Research Assistant


Colorado College

Biographical Info

Abby worked in the Stevens' lab while earning her undergraduate degree from Colorado College, Colorado Springs, CO. She worked as a research assistant in the Stevens lab during the the summers of 2012 and 2013, first studying the interaction of prenatal stress with genetic deficits in fibroblast growth factor receptors in affecting behaviors relevant to psychiatric disorders and then examining the developmental course of neuroanatomy affected by these same variables. She hopes to pursue a Ph.D. in neuroscience.


  • BS, Neuroscience, Colorado College, 2014