Gary W Thickbroom

[Academic]

Qualifications and Titles

2016

Visiting Professor of Neuroscience in Rehabilitation Medicine, Cornell Medical College, Cornell University, New York, USA.

2015-present

Distinguished Advisor in Human Motor Recovery, Burke Medical Research Institute, New York, USA

Adjunct Professor, Medical and Health Sciences, Edith Cowan University, Western Australia

2009-Dec.2014

Professor, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Western Australia

2003

Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Western Australia

2001

Adjunct Associate Professor, University of Western Australia

1988

PhD: “Presaccadic potentials: Topography and sources”, Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia.

1980

MSc (by thesis): “Electrophysiological tests of the visual system and applications in Multiple Sclerosis”, Department of Physics, University of Western Australia.

1975

BSc(Hons), Physics/Mathematics double major, Department of Physics, University of Western Australia. Grade A for all subjects in years 1-3, 2A Honours year 4.

1972

Western Australian General Exhibition award. A General Exhibition is awarded to the 20 students with the highest aggregate university-entrance examination results.

 

Appointments

2015

Semi-retired

1990-2014

Head, Brain Plasticity Group, Australian Neuromuscular Research Institute and Centre for Neuromuscular and Neurological Disorders, University of Western Australia

2011-2012

Director, Centre for Neuromuscular and Neurological Disorders, University of Western Australia

2008-2010

Deputy Director, Centre for Neuromuscular and Neurological Disorders, University of Western Australia

1988-89

Scientific Officer, Department of Nuclear Medicine, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital.

1987-88

Scientific Officer, Department of Neurology, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital.

1977-86

Research Assistant and Research Officer in the Department of Biophysics, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, the Department of Neurology, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, and the Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia.