Jennifer Rodger

Head of Brain Plasticity Research lab

Jenny Rodger is an Associate Professor at the University of Western Australia and a Senior Research Fellow with Multiple Sclerosis WA and the Perron Institute for Neurological and Translational Science. She completed a Bachelor of Science with Honours in Biochemistry at the University of Bath, UK, followed by a PhD at the University Pierre et Marie Curie, France. Her research team investigates mechanisms of brain plasticity and repair, including studies of non-invasive brain stimulation in injured and abnormal brain circuits. Dr Rodger has published over 100 peer-reviewed papers in journals including the Journal of Neuroscience and FASEB Journal. Rodger’s work is funded by the NHMRC, ARC, Multiple Sclerosis WA and the Neurotrauma Research Program (WA).