Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Brain Sciences

Research Associate







Commonwealth BuildingHammersmith Campus





Leor is a postdoc at the Centre for Psychedelic Research, Imperial College London, where he also received his Ph.D. and MRes, under the supervision of Dr. Robin Carhart-Harris and Prof. David Nutt. He recieved his undergrand in Biology and Psychology (with emphasis on Neuroscience) at Tel-Aviv University. His research is focused on the neural and psychological correlates of the psychedelic experience, and the therapeutic application of psilocybin for depression. Currently, Leor is investigating the psychosocial potential of psychedelics.


Psychedelic Science Conference 2017 (MAPS) Psilocybin-Assisted Therapy, Neural Changes & the Relationship Between Acute Experiecne and Clinical Outcomes
ICPR 2016 Neural correlates of LSD-induced, eyes-closed, psychedelic Imagery

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Wall MB, Lam C, Ertl N, et al., 2022, Increased low-frequency brain responses to music after psilocybin therapy for depression

Peill JM, Trinci KE, Kettner H, et al., 2022, Validation of the psychological insight scale: a new scale to assess psychological insight following a psychedelic experience, Journal of Psychopharmacology, Vol:36, ISSN:0269-8811, Pages:31-45

Roseman L, Karkabi N, 2021, On revelations and revolutions: drinking ayahuasca among Palestinians under Israeli occupation, Frontiers in Psychology, Vol:12, ISSN:1664-1078, Pages:1-14

Timmermann C, Kettner H, Letheby C, et al., 2021, Psychedelics alter metaphysical beliefs

Singleton SP, Luppi AI, Carhart-Harris RL, et al., 2021, LSD and psilocybin flatten the brain’s energy landscape: insights from receptor-informed network control theory

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