Muireann Irish

Muireann Irish is Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience at the Brain and Mind Centre, University of Sydney where she leads the MIND research group. Muireann’s research seeks to understand how the brain enables us to engage in complex acts of memory, imagination, and thinking and how these processes are affected in dementia. To date, she has produced over 140 publications and has received numerous accolades for her work including the Gottschalk Medal from the Australian Academy of Science.