Join us on Thursday, 26th of April as part of the Neurohumanities public talk series featuring Armand Leroi who will speak on 'Evolution of Music and Biology'.
Armand Leroi is an author, broadcaster, and professor of evolutionary developmental biology at Imperial College, London. His scientific research includes the first attempts to test and define the beneficial acclimation hypothesis. In addition to his research, Dr. Leroi is also a prolific writer and science communicator. In 2004 he was awarded the Guardian First Book Award for his book "On Genetic Variety and the Human Body". He has presented numerous TV and radio documentaries for Channel 4 and BBC4, including “Human Mutants”, “Alien Worlds” and “What Makes Us Human.” His recent work focuses on the relationship between the evolution of biology with the evolution of human culture.
Neurohumanities Public Talks
The ISSF supports a new and vigorous external speakers programme in the Neurohumanities that is managed by a cross-disciplinary seminar organizing committee. These are designed to bring STEM and humanities researches to reflect, discuss and think together, as well as to provide a platform for public engagement. It further funds workshops and discussion meetings that connect STEM and Humanities.
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