Scicurious is a PhD in Physiology and a practicing scientist. She blogs at Scientific American Blogs The Scicurious Brain and at Scientopia's Neurotic Physiology. Her writing has appeared on various sites including the Guardian and Scientific American magazine, and she has been published in three edition of The Open Laboratory: The Best Science Writing on Blogs. She is the 2011 Winner of the Three Quarks Daily Prize in Science Writing and has been nominated for Eureka's top 30 Science Blogs.
Her professional interests are in neurophysiology, specifically the interactions of neurotransmitter systems. Having obtained her PhD, she wishes to further her career in science writing, education, and research, and loves writing about the latest and funniest research for the public. She often blogs in the third person. You can follow Scicurious on Twitter as @scicurious.