Lives: Eastern Suburbs
Occupation: Professor in Neuroscience
Candidate for the Legislative Council
George Paxinos is currently NHMRC Australia Fellow and conjoint Professor of Psychology and Medical Sciences of The University of New South Wales
George was born in Ithaca, Greece, and studied psychology at Berkley, McGill and Yale. He is the author of 46 books on the brain including the most cited Australian scientific publication.
George is interested in the environment and in transport and was the founder of the Light Rail Association.
He considers cycling and walking the least polluting and healthiest means to commute.