Researcher biography

Dr Mehrkanoon received his BSc (2003) and MSc in Electronic Engineering (signal processing, 2009), and Ph.D (2014) in computational neuroscience from University of New South Wales (UNSW). From 2009- 2010 he was a Research Fellow at the School of Electrical Engineering, University of Newcastle. From 2011-2014, he was a PhD candidate at the School of Psychiatry (Black Dog Institute), UNSW. From June 2012 – Aug 2012, he was a visiting research fellow at the Functional Brain Imaging Lab, University of Geneva, Switzerland. He has been a Postdoctoral Research Officer at University of Tasmania (Jan 2014 - Dec 2015) and Queensland Brain Institute (Feb 2016 - Dec 2016 ) - University of Queensland. He is currently a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of Queensland Centre for Clinical Research (UQCCR).

  • Grants

University of Wollongong Vice-Chancellor's Postdoctoral Research Fellowships (2016) - 1st ranked applicant in Dec 2015.