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Sonia Shechet Epstein works at the intersection of science and culture. She is currently the Executive Editor of the Museum of the Moving Image’s online publication, Sloan Science & Film. She has been a mentor at NEW INC since it was first established in 2014.

For three-and-a-half years, Epstein worked at the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, where she reviewed proposals for a multi-platform arts program designed to enhance the general public’s understanding of science. Prior to this, she worked for Nobel laureate and neuroscientist Eric R. Kandel at Columbia University on the preparation of his book, The Age of Insight, and helped to produce twenty-four episodes of the Charlie Rose Brain Series on PBS.