• Profile:

    Trained as a Toxicologist, Jenifer Wightman is a research scientist specializing in greenhouse gas inventories and life cycle analysis of agriculture, forestry, waste, and bioenergy systems at Cornell University, funded by DoE, USDA, NYS DA&M, and NYSERDA. Her art practice began in 2002 and employs scientific tropes to incite curiosity of biological phenomena and inform an ecological rationality. Her art has been commissioned by NYC parks, featured at the Lincoln Center, BAM, and Imagine Science Festival, and is held in collections such as the Morgan Library, Library of Congress, Gutenberg Museum, Bodmer Museum, and the Danish Royal Library.

    Current Courses:

    Biodesign Challenge Lab

    Biodesign Challenge Lab (Spring 2019)

    Biodesign Challenge Seminar

    Biodesign Challenge Seminar (Spring 2019)

    Biodesign Challenge Studio (Spring 2019)