Adam has a PhD in Comparative Literature from the University of Washington. His research and teaching lie at the intersections of Continental philosophy and science and technology studies, digital culture and aesthetics, and design and technoscience. Adam has published numerous essays on media theory, artificial life, architecture, the history of biotechnology, and process philosophy. He is the co-editor of the collection, The Lure of Whitehead (Minnesota 2014), and a special issue of the journal, Inflexions, titled “Animating Biophilosophy” (2014). He is currently working on a manuscript titled, The Molecular Avant-Garde: Towards a Cosmopolitics of Scientific Visuality.