Charlotte McCurdy is an interdisciplinary designer from New York City. She is a Global Security Fellow at the Rhode Island School of Design with the support of the MacArthur Foundation and a member of the New Museum’s cultural incubator, NEW INC with the support of Science Sandbox. Her research focuses on existential threats. She holds a Master of Industrial Design from RISD, and a Bachelor of Arts in Global Affairs from Yale University. She has shown her work at events and venues including The Cooper Hewitt Triennial, The Cube Museum, and the Tribeca Film Festival. Her work has garnered three Fast Company Innovation by Design Awards and has been featured in The New York Times, Wallpaper, OZY, Core77, Women’s Wear Daily, Curbed, Grist, Gizmodo and beyond.