Irene Lecker, Ph.D.

Ph.D. Scientific Strategist

Irene has a very particular set of skills, skills she has acquired over a very long scientific career, skills that make her a tremendous asset for organizations such as yours!

Irene has 11 years of biomedical research experience with a focus on translational neuroscience and drug target identification. She has B.Sc. in Physiology & Pharmacology and a Ph.D. in Neuropharmacology from the University of Toronto. She has 20 peer-reviewed publications, over 50 published abstracts, one US patent, and numerous scholarships and awards for scientific excellence.

Before joining Supreme, Irene worked as a university lecturer, an application engineer for neuroscience-focused start-ups, and an international spy! She is also fluent in Russian and Hebrew.

Favorite Places

  • Anywhere in the world, as long as my family is there


  • Stand-up comedy
  • Documentaries
  • Science fiction, murder mystery, and espionage novels