Researcher biography

Dr Leonie Kirszenblat received her PhD in Neuroscience in 2016 from The Queensland Brain Institute (QBI) at The University of Queensland. She currently holds a position as a postdoctoral researcher at The QBI, in the lab of Associate Professor Bruno van Swinderen. Leonie's research focus is on sleep and attention using the fruit-fly model, Drosophila melanogaster.