Emma Kenyon

Dr Emma Kenyon

Lecturer, Biomedical Sciences

Telephone number

+44 (0) 1792 987189

Welsh language proficiency

Basic Welsh Speaker
Academic Office - 328
Third Floor
Institute of Life Science 1
Singleton Campus
Available For Postgraduate Supervision


Dr Emma Kenyon is a lecturer in Neuroscience. She has been working in the field of Sensory Neuroscience for 10 years. Her research concentrates on hearing and balance using zebrafish as a model system. Emma has 20 year’s experience using zebrafish in a number of different biological fields. In 2019 she was awarded a Pauline Ashley Fellowship by RNID (formally AOHL) to research the role of RabGTPases in intracellular trafficking of aminoglycoside antibiotics in sensory hair cells. In 2022 she started at Swansea Medical School as a lecturer in Neuroscience.

Areas Of Expertise

  • Sensory Neuroscience
  • Hearing and Balance
  • Genetics
  • Zebrafish

Career Highlights

Teaching Interests

Dr Kenyon teaches on the MSc Medical Neuroscience programme.