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AltC-PhD Speaker: The Science of Art Conservation - Getty Conservation Center

Thursday, March 1, 2012
12:30pm to 1:30pm
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Do you love art? Does history excite you? Then maybe the field of art conservation science is for you!

Please join Lynn Lee, PhD, from the Getty Conservation Institute for a talk that discusses what it means to work in the interface of science and art. Lynn will also discuss what opportunities exist and how to find them.

Lynn Lee is an assistant scientist at the Getty Conservation Institute in the Collections Research Laboratory. She received her Ph.D. in physical chemistry at UC Berkeley with Professor Richard Saykally. After spending several years working as a process engineer in Silicon Valley, Dr. Lee received an Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in Art Conservation Science at the Straus Center, Harvard Art Museums at Harvard University.

For more information visit the Getty Conservation Institute webpage (here).
For more information, please contact Matthew Moore by phone at 626 200 5707 or by email at [email protected].