Gui Gainett (He/him/his)

Credentials: PhD Student - Sharma Lab

I am studying the genetic mechanisms behind the evolution of diverse appendage types in chelicerates (ex: daddy-long-legs, spiders, horseshoe crabs). Embryos, development, genomes and evolution.

Why did you decide to pursue a graduate degree in iBio?

Pioneer lab in my field of interest.

Why or what do you love about the program?

I like the support for attending conferences.

Future Plans: My plan is to do a postdoc and continue studying invertebrate development and genomics.

Fun Fact: I have 5 last names (Gainett Cardoso Martins de Carvalho Florez).

Educational Background:

Bachelor in Biological Sciences and Master in Zoology from the University of São Paulo, Brazil.