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Parsons, The New School, NYC, May, 2013
MFA, Design and Technology, GPA: 3.87
University of Houston, TX, May, 2009
BFA, Sculpture, Minor-Visual Studies
Languages: Spanish fluent, Portuguese conversant.
Technology Focus: Hardware UX UI and concept development.
SW/HW Skills: Arduino, AVR, Eagle CAD, CNC; Processing, OpenFrameworks(C++); HTML, CSS;
Experience:
Gadgeiteration, The New School, New York, NY, Jan 2013- Present
Hardware Kit Developer and Researcher
Duties: Researching new ideas for kit development for children integrating science, technology, engineering, mathematics and art STEAM principles. Focusing on bone conduction hearing, physiology electronics and the chemistry of candy.

ArtSci NanoLab, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, July, 2012- Present,
Summer Program Instructor
Duties: Lecturing about the senses, assisting with electronics, biology, material science workshops. Guiding students outside the classroom, providing feedback and homework help. Grading blog entries, leading discussions about new topics.

AMT, The New School, New York, NY, July, 2012- Aug, 2012
Design and Technology Summer Program Instructor
Duties: Forming as syllabus in collaboration with other design section teachers. Lecturing about design principles and leading discussions about new topics. Assisting and guiding students through classroom activities. grading blog entries, providing feedback and helping students succeed through presentation of their work and critiques.

Publications:
Chacin, Aisen Caro. Play-A-Grill: Music to your Teeth. NIME’12, University of Michigan, May, 2011.

Societies:
The Electronic Society- Founder and President, Parsons, The New School, NYC, Fall 2012- Spring 2013
Tech@NYU- E-board Satellite Member, New York University, NYC, Fall 2011- Spring 2013
SuperColliding Introspective Review- Founder and Facilitator, Houston, TX, Summer, 2010
Association of Student Sculptors- President, University of Houston, Fall 2006- 2007

Artistic Involvement:
Dorkbot- Presenter, Location One, NYC Fall 2012
Maker Faire- Maker, New York Hall of Science NYC, Fall 2012
Regeneration: Biomodd: RF Sponge Irrigation- Artist, New York Hall of Science, Queens, NY Fall, 2012
Slide Jam- Artist/Presenter, Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, TX, Spring 2011
Circuit Bending Extravaganza- Artist Binarium Series-Houston, TX, Summer 2010

Awards:
Project of the Month, Popular Science, November, 2012
Full Merit Scholarship, Parsons, The New School, 2011-2013

Press:
Future Tech Segment, Daily Planet, Discovery Channel Canada. Feb, 15, 2013.
Bling That Plays Music Through Your Teeth. Time, Techland. May, 30, 2012.