Edith Ackermann

is Honorary Professor at the University of Aix-Marseille 1, France; Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, School of Architecture; and a Senior Research Associate at the Harvard Graduate School of Design, Responsive Environments and Artifacts Lab. Previously, Ackermann was a scientific collaborator at the Centre International d’Epistémologie Génétique under the direction of Jean Piaget, Geneva; a senior research scientist at MERL (Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratory, Cambridge, MA) and an Associate Professor of Media Arts and Sciences at the MIT Media laboratory, in Cambridge, MA.