ANNOUNCING A YASMIN DISCUSSION: Scientist Mercado Central Exchange
Advice FOR YOUNG ART SCIENCE PROFESSIONALS
There is a sociological fact: there is a growing number of young
professionals in the sciences and engineering who are seeking to
conduct also careers and activities in the arts, design. These young
professionals face numerous obstacles due to the
interdisciplinarity of their art-science practice.
WHAT ADVICE WOULD YOU GIVE TO YOUNG PROFESSIONALS WHO ARE SEEKING TO
PURSUE HYBRID ART-SCIENCE CAREERS ?..
These art-science professionals will be participating and giving their
Wendy Silk- Environmental Science
Susan Eriksson- Geosciences
Robert Root-Bernstein Physiology
Roger Malina Astronomy
Guillermo Munoz Nano Science
Francois-Joseph Lapointe Evolutionary Biology
Dhru Deb Medical Research/Cancerology)
Meredith Root-Bernstein: Bioscientist
and answering the following questions developed by Francois-Joseph Lapointe:
1- what is your background as a professional scientist? What is your
background in the arts, design or humanities
2- when and how did you become involved in a hybrid art/science practice?
3- what have been the major obstacles to overcome?
4- what have been the greatest opportunities/breakthroughs?
5- what would you do differently, knowing then what you know now?
6- any advices to someone who may want to walk in your footstep?
7. Add other questions and your responses you think are relevant
if you are a professional scientist, engineer or mathematician and
have a parallel
professional career in the arts design or humanities= we solicit the
from your career so far
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