Professor Richard Silberstein holds a Ph.D. from the University of Melbourne in Neurophysiology and a BSc (Hon) majoring in Physics from Monash University. He was the head of the Dept. of Physics at Swinburne University (1985 – 1995) and the foundation director of the Brain Science Institute at Swinburne University (1996 – 2002). He is an Honorary Senior Principal Research Fellow at the Howard Florey Institute of Medical Physiology and serves on the Executive Board of the International Society for Brain Electromagnetic Topography and the Pan Pacific Conference for Brain Topography as well as the Editorial Board of Brain Topography.
Professor Silberstein has over 30 years of neuroscience research experience and is the originator of SST brain imaging technology. He has published over 180 papers in the form of conferences presentations, journal articles and book chapters and is an invited or keynote speaker at various international scientific meetings.
In March 2011, Professor Silberstein was awarded a Gold ‘Great Mind Award’ at the Advertising Research Foundation’s annual convention. The award was co-presented by David Krajicek, co-president, GfK Custom Research North America, and Steve Coffey, CRO, NPD Group and chairman, ARF Board of Directors.