Johanna Ellefson

Associate Research Specialist


Johanna Ellefson is currently an Associate Research Specialist at the Center for Sleep and Consciousness. In May of 2021, she completed her bachelor’s degree in biomedical engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Throughout her undergraduate career, she worked as a Research Assistant. During this time, she studied novel software for the automatic synaptic processing of electron microscope image stacks. She hopes to continue exploring sleep neuroscience and consciousness.

Research Interests: imaging, automated segmentation, sleep and consciousness, neuroscience