Farzad Mahootian

Faculty of Liberal Studies, New York University; affiliated scholar, Consortium for Science Policy and Outcomes, Arizona State University

Farzad Mahootian is on the Faculty of Liberal Studies at New York University and an affiliated scholar with the Consortium for Science Policy and Outcomes at Arizona State University. His interdisciplinary research focuses on the interactions of myth, metaphor and science—most recently in the context of research laboratory ethnographies. Publications include: “Lab as Dynamic System: Refining Midstream Modulation,” in Nanoethics (forthcoming); “Jung and Whitehead: An Interplay of Psychological and Philosophical Perspectives on Rationality and Intuition” (with Linne, T.), in Held, B., and Osbeck, L. (eds.), Rational Intuition (forthcoming, Cambridge U. Press); 1. (with Linne’, T.): “Jung and Laboratory Ethnographies: Lab as Locus of Transformative Research,” in Jung in the Academy and Beyond: The Fordham Lectures – 100 Years Later (New York: Spring Journal, Inc., in press); (with Gorman, M., et al) “Integrating ethicists and social scientists into cutting edge research and technological development,” in Early engagement and new technologies: Opening up the laboratory (Springer 2014)

Participant In:

Synchronicity: On the Spectrum of Mind and Matter

Saturday, April 12, 2014
2:30-4:30 pm

Past Event

“I have no doubt that the placing side by side of the points of view of a physicist and a psychologist will also prove to be a form of reflection.” —Wolfgang Pauli “Since physicists are the only people nowadays who would be able to deal with such a concept successfully, it is from a physicist… read more »

Synchronicity and Other Mind Matter Conjectures

Wednesday, November 5, 2014
8:00 pm
Alumni Hall, NYU Langone Medical Center
550 First Avenue,
New York, NY

Past Event

This program, co-sponsored by The Jungian Psychoanalytic Association and The Helix Center is free and open to the public.  Pre-registration is required. For more information, consult the JPA website www.nyjung.org or contact Allison Tuzo at JPA@nyjung.org How are mind and matter related? In the mid-20th century, the psychiatrist and analyst Carl Gustav Jung and the… read more »

Art and Science: The Two Cultures Converging

December 1-3, 2017

Past Event

Man tries to make for himself in the fashion that suits him best a simplified and intelligible picture of the world; he then tries to some extent to substitute this cosmos of his for the world of experience, and thus to overcome it. This is what the painter, the poet, the speculative philosopher, and the… read more »