Director of SymbioticA;The Centre of Excellence in Biological Arts, Professor in Contestable Design, University of Western Australia

Professor at Large in Contestable Design, Royal College of Arts, London.
Visiting Professor/consultant, Aalto University, Biofilia, School of Art, Design and Architecture
Fellow at The Technē Institute for Arts and Emerging Technologies (Buffalo, NY) fellow
Visiting Professor of Design Interaction, Royal College of Arts, London.
Visiting Scholar Department of Art and Art History, Stanford University.
Research Fellow at the Tissue Engineering and Organ Fabrication Laboratory, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston.
Jury Captain for Core 77 Design Award in the category – Speculative Design
Jury member for Prix Ars electronica in the category – Hybrid Arts
Mamber of the international Advisory Board of NaMu Bayern (Museum) with Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität (LMU) München 2017
Member of Science Gallery London Leonardo Group of international advisors
Affiliate member Hexagram (international network for research-creation in media arts, design, technology and digital culture), Concordia University, Montreal, Canada

Experience

  • –present
    Director of SymbioticA;The Centre of Excellence in Biological Arts, Professor in Contestable Design, University of Western Australia

Education

  • 2003 
    Curtin University of Technology, MA (Visual Arts) with Distinction, Curtin University of Technology