Neuroscientist, University of Tasmania

Dr Lila Landowski is a neuroscientist investigating nerve regeneration and stroke. She is the 2015 Premier's Young Achiever of the Year, and a finalist for Young Australian of the Year (Tasmania) in 2016. Her work has been presented at fifteen high-profile national and international conferences, and she has trained at the Mayo Clinic to cement her status as an emerging leader in the field of peripheral nerve injury. Lila regularly engages with the community through science segments on ABC radio, public talks and in print and digital media. She has co-ordinated and taught into courses at the University of Tasmania for eight years.


  • –present
    Research Scientist , University of Tasmania


Young Achiever of the Year 2015; Finalist, Young Australian of the Year (Tasmania) 2016