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Emma R. Schachner, PhD - Lab PI

Full CV available upon request -  eschachner at ufl dot edu
  • May 2023 Assistant Professor, Department of Physiological Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Florida

  • 07/2020-April 2023 Associate Professor-Research, Department of Cell Biology & Anatomy, School of Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans

    • Joint appointment: Department of Radiology​

    • Research Associate, LSU Museum of Natural Science

  • 01/2016-Present Assistant Professor-Research, Dept. of CB&A, SoM Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans

  • 05/2014-12/2015 Postdoctoral researcher at the Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine


  • 2012-2013 American Association of Anatomists Postdoctoral Fellow


  • 08/2011-2017 - Honorary Research Fellow, University of Manchester Palaeontology Research Group


  • 07/2010-2014 - Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Biology, University of Utah (PI: Dr. CG Farmer), Sauropsid respiratory physiology and functional morphology


  • 2010 Ph.D. Dept. of Earth & Environmental Science, University of Pennsylvania. (Supervisor: Prof. Peter Dodson)


  • 2006 M.Sc. in Paleobiology (First Class Honors), Dept. of Earth Sciences, University of Bristol, U.K. (Supervisors: Prof. Mike Benton and Dr. Phil Manning)


  • 2004 B.A. in Political Science, Dept. of Political Science, Bucknell University; Semester abroad with the School for Field Studies (SFS) in Kenya (Wildlife ecology and management)

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