Rebekah Evans received her B.S. in physics from the University of Delaware in 2006 and a M.Sc. and Ph.D. in physics from George Mason University in 2011 under the supervision of Merav Opher. From 2011 to 2014 she participated in the NASA Postdoctoral Program in the Heliophysics Science Division of Goddard Space Flight Center. She is currently working as a physics teacher in Fort Worth, Texas. Her research interests include the heating and acceleration of the solar wind and the evolution of solar eruptions.
Citation: AGU (2015), Evans receives 2014 Basu United States Early Career Award for Research Excellence in Sun-Earth Systems Science, Eos, 96, doi:10.1029/2015EO028069. Published on 15 April 2015.