Jennifer Semrau

Jennifer Semrau

Assistant Professor

Office Location:
346 Tower at STAR

Research Interests

  • Impairments in sensorimotor control and learning in neural injury (Stroke, Movement Disorders, Concussion)
  • Robotic and rehabilitation of upper limb sensorimotor impairment
  • Brain stimulation techniques for rehabilitation
  • Investigation of brain-behavior relationships via neuroimaging and robotics


  • Post-doctoral Fellowship, Stroke Robotics and Recovery Lab, University of Calgary

  • PhD, Neuroscience, Washington University in St. Louis, 2011

  • BA, Brain and Cognitive Sciences, University of Rochester, 2003


  • KAAP 428: Motor Control and Learning
  • KAAP 607: Motor Learning and Control

Honors & Awards

  • 2016 – Canadian Association of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation – Paper of the Year Award
  • 2015 – Canadian Stroke Congress – Co-Chair Award for Impact