Lauren Kerwien

Lauren graduated from the University of Vermont with a B.S. in Plant Biology.  As part of her undergraduate research she began studying the Medicago-Sinorhizobium symbiosis.  Lauren joined the Scharf lab in the Fall of 2020 with plans to study chemotaxis in Sinorhizobium meliloti.

In her free time, Lauren enjoys hiking, botanizing, and gardening.