Rashid Owoyele Nigerian-American Transdisciplinary Designer and Social Innovation expert born in St. Louis, Missouri. Education MFA in Transdisciplinary Design, Parsons The New School for Design (2013), BA Environmental Ethics & Design with a minor and certificate in Environmental Science and Health in Public Health, Indiana University (2010). Teaching Experience History of World Urbanism II and Social Justice and Design, Parsons The New School for Design. Ideation and Innovation, University of Cincinnati, Participatory and Transformation Design, Design Led Innovation, and Social Innovation, Design Akademie Berlin. Awards Ronald E. McNair Scholar (2009-2010), IU School of Liberal Arts Amazing Alumni (2010), Parsons Dean’s Scholar (2011-2013), The New School Alma Mater Award (2013), and Center for Social Innovation Parsons Incubator Award Recipient (2013).