Principal Investigator

Eve Schneider, PhD

Eve is a 2020 Alfred P. Sloan Research fellow and Assistant Prof in the UK Biology Dept. Previously, she was an Arnold O. Beckman postdoctoral fellow at Yale University School of Medicine working with Slav Bagriantsev and Elena Gracheva. She obtained her PhD from Princeton University working with Sam Wang, and her bachelors from Rutgers University. Her interests include; sculpture, beekeeping, bird watching, and baby wrangling.

Graduate students

THomas hart

Thomas is a Masters student in the Biology Graduate program at the University of Kentucky. His plan is to pursue a career in biological research and teaching. He is also the president of UK’s German Club and a writer for the Kentucky Kernel. Some of his hobbies are hunting, fishing, winemaking, and cooking.


If you’re interested in applying to the UK Biology grad program and want to join the Schneider lab please email . Our program has many great features, including full funding, no GRE requirement, and the choice between direct admit or lab rotations. For some excellent (and humorous!) advice about how to begin this conversation click here.


Jason Flynn

Jason is an undergraduate studying biology at the University of Kentucky. He is starting his PhD at NC State in the fall of 2021. His interests include music, college basketball, tennis, and spending time with his dog.