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Jennifer A. Evans PhD

Jennifer A. Evans  PhD

Assistant Professor

Institution: Marquette University
Department: Biomedical Sciences

Member of the Cancer Center


  • Chronic stress alters adrenal clock function in a sexually dimorphic manner. (Stagl M, Bozsik M, Karow C, Wertz D, Kloehn I, Pillai S, Gasser PJ, Gilmartin MR, Evans JA) J Mol Endocrinol 2018 Feb;60(2):55-69 PMID: 29378866 01/31/2018    
  • Long days enhance recognition memory and increase insulin-like growth factor 2 in the hippocampus. (Dellapolla A, Kloehn I, Pancholi H, Callif B, Wertz D, Rohr KE, Hurley MM, Baker KM, Hattar S, Gilmartin MR, Evans JA) Sci Rep 2017 06 20;7(1):3925 PMID: 28634329 PMCID: PMC5478617 06/22/2017       4 Citations
  • Network Dynamics Mediate Circadian Clock Plasticity. (Azzi A, Evans JA, Leise T, Myung J, Takumi T, Davidson AJ, Brown SA) Neuron 2017 Jan 18;93(2):441-450 PMID: 28065650 PMCID: PMC5247339 01/10/2017       18 Citations
  • Collective timekeeping among cells of the master circadian clock. (Evans JA) J Endocrinol 2016 07;230(1):R27-49 PMID: 27154335 PMCID: PMC4938744 05/08/2016       22 Citations
  • Sexual Differentiation of Circadian Clock Function in the Adrenal Gland. (Kloehn I, Pillai SB, Officer L, Klement C, Gasser PJ, Evans JA) Endocrinology 2016 05;157(5):1895-904 PMID: 27007073 03/24/2016       5 Citations
  • In synch but not in step: Circadian clock circuits regulating plasticity in daily rhythms. (Evans JA, Gorman MR) Neuroscience 2016 Apr 21;320:259-80 PMID: 26861419 PMCID: PMC4793422 02/11/2016       18 Citations
  • Maternal Ube3a Loss Disrupts Sleep Homeostasis But Leaves Circadian Rhythmicity Largely Intact. (Ehlen JC, Jones KA, Pinckney L, Gray CL, Burette S, Weinberg RJ, Evans JA, Brager AJ, Zylka MJ, Paul KN, Philpot BD, DeBruyne JP) J Neurosci 2015 Oct 07;35(40):13587-98 PMID: 26446213 PMCID: PMC4595617 10/09/2015       18 Citations
  • Neural correlates of individual differences in circadian behaviour. (Evans JA, Leise TL, Castanon-Cervantes O, Davidson AJ) Proc Biol Sci 2015 Jul 07;282(1810) PMID: 26108632 PMCID: PMC4590485 06/26/2015       5 Citations
  • Shell neurons of the master circadian clock coordinate the phase of tissue clocks throughout the brain and body. (Evans JA, Suen TC, Callif BL, Mitchell AS, Castanon-Cervantes O, Baker KM, Kloehn I, Baba K, Teubner BJ, Ehlen JC, Paul KN, Bartness TJ, Tosini G, Leise T, Davidson AJ) BMC Biol 2015 Jun 23;13:43 PMID: 26099272 PMCID: PMC4489020 06/24/2015       20 Citations
  • Network-mediated encoding of circadian time: the suprachiasmatic nucleus (SCN) from genes to neurons to circuits, and back. (Brancaccio M, Enoki R, Mazuski CN, Jones J, Evans JA, Azzi A) J Neurosci 2014 Nov 12;34(46):15192-9 PMID: 25392488 PMCID: PMC4228128 11/14/2014       20 Citations
  • Dynamic interactions mediated by nonredundant signaling mechanisms couple circadian clock neurons. (Evans JA, Leise TL, Castanon-Cervantes O, Davidson AJ) Neuron 2013 Nov 20;80(4):973-83 PMID: 24267653 PMCID: PMC3841113 11/26/2013       80 Citations
  • Suprachiasmatic astrocytes modulate the circadian clock in response to TNF-α. (Duhart JM, Leone MJ, Paladino N, Evans JA, Castanon-Cervantes O, Davidson AJ, Golombek DA) J Immunol 2013 Nov 01;191(9):4656-64 PMID: 24062487 PMCID: PMC3811024 09/26/2013       34 Citations
  • Environmental circadian disruption elevates the IL-6 response to lipopolysaccharide in blood. (Adams KL, Castanon-Cervantes O, Evans JA, Davidson AJ) J Biol Rhythms 2013 Aug;28(4):272-7 PMID: 23929554 PMCID: PMC4097096 08/10/2013       18 Citations
  • Health consequences of circadian disruption in humans and animal models. (Evans JA, Davidson AJ) Prog Mol Biol Transl Sci 2013;119:283-323 PMID: 23899601 08/01/2013    
  • Cry1-/- circadian rhythmicity depends on SCN intercellular coupling. (Evans JA, Pan H, Liu AC, Welsh DK) J Biol Rhythms 2012 Dec;27(6):443-52 PMID: 23223370 PMCID: PMC3578226 12/12/2012       17 Citations
  • Aging differentially affects the re-entrainment response of central and peripheral circadian oscillators. (Sellix MT, Evans JA, Leise TL, Castanon-Cervantes O, Hill DD, DeLisser P, Block GD, Menaker M, Davidson AJ) J Neurosci 2012 Nov 14;32(46):16193-202 PMID: 23152603 PMCID: PMC3507430 11/16/2012       58 Citations
  • Individual differences in circadian waveform of Siberian hamsters under multiple lighting conditions. (Evans JA, Elliott JA, Gorman MR) J Biol Rhythms 2012 Oct;27(5):410-9 PMID: 23010663 PMCID: PMC3578227 09/27/2012       5 Citations
  • Twice daily melatonin peaks in Siberian but not Syrian hamsters under 24 h light:dark:light:dark cycles. (Raiewski EE, Elliott JA, Evans JA, Glickman GL, Gorman MR) Chronobiol Int 2012 Nov;29(9):1206-15 PMID: 23003567 PMCID: PMC4917013 09/26/2012       7 Citations
  • Dim nighttime illumination alters photoperiodic responses of hamsters through the intergeniculate leaflet and other photic pathways. (Evans JA, Carter SN, Freeman DA, Gorman MR) Neuroscience 2012 Jan 27;202:300-8 PMID: 22155265 PMCID: PMC3578228 12/14/2011       7 Citations
  • Dim nighttime illumination interacts with parametric effects of bright light to increase the stability of circadian rhythm bifurcation in hamsters. (Evans JA, Elliott JA, Gorman MR) Chronobiol Int 2011 Jul;28(6):488-96 PMID: 21797777 07/30/2011       7 Citations
  • Intrinsic regulation of spatiotemporal organization within the suprachiasmatic nucleus. (Evans JA, Leise TL, Castanon-Cervantes O, Davidson AJ) PLoS One 2011 Jan 07;6(1):e15869 PMID: 21249213 PMCID: PMC3017566 01/21/2011       58 Citations
  • Time-dependent effects of dim light at night on re-entrainment and masking of hamster activity rhythms. (Frank DW, Evans JA, Gorman MR) J Biol Rhythms 2010 Apr;25(2):103-12 PMID: 20348461 03/30/2010       12 Citations
  • Dynamic interactions between coupled oscillators within the hamster circadian pacemaker. (Evans JA, Elliott JA, Gorman MR) Behav Neurosci 2010 Feb;124(1):87-96 PMID: 20141283 PMCID: PMC2830911 02/10/2010       10 Citations
  • Dim nighttime illumination accelerates adjustment to timezone travel in an animal model. (Evans JA, Elliott JA, Gorman MR) Curr Biol 2009 Feb 24;19(4):R156-7 PMID: 19243688 02/27/2009       31 Citations
  • Circadian effects of light no brighter than moonlight. (Evans JA, Elliott JA, Gorman MR) J Biol Rhythms 2007 Aug;22(4):356-67 PMID: 17660452 07/31/2007       39 Citations
  • Last update: 02/21/2017
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