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Lehman College

Jonah Brucker Cohen

E-mail Address:
Office: Carman Hall, Room 269
Phone: 718-960-7173
Rank: Associate Professor
Degrees and Sources of Degrees: B.A., McGill University; MPS Interactive Telecommunications, NYU; Ph.D., Trinity College

Jonah Brucker-Cohen, Ph.D., is an award winning researcher, artist, and writer. He received his Ph.D. in the Disruptive Design Team of the Electronic and Electrical Engineering Department of Trinity College Dublin. He is an Associate Professor of Digital Media and Networked Culture in the Department of Journalism and Media Studies at Lehman College / CUNY and has previously taught at Parsons, The New School for Design, MFA Design and Technology, NYU-Interactive Telecommunications, and Trinity College Dublin Dept of Computer Science. His work and thesis is titled "Deconstructing Networks" and consists of creative projects that critically challenge and subvert accepted perceptions of network interaction and experience. His work has been exhibited and showcased at venues such as San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, MOMA, ICA London, Whitney Museum of American Art (Artport), Intel Corporation, Palais du Tokyo,Tate Modern, Ars Electronica,Transmediale, Canadian Museum of Contemporary Art and more. His writing has appeared in publications such as WIRED, Make,Gizmodo,Neural and more. His Scrapyard Challenge workshops have been held in over 15 countries in Europe, South America, North America, Asia, and Australia since 2003.