Etienne Issa is a mulitdisciplinary researcher and designer.

Currently leading a joint PhD in Interdisciplinary Studies at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel and in Biology at the ‘Institut de recherche en biologie végétale’ - IRBV at the Université de Montréal. Previous sources of funding include the the Deborah J. Norden Fund by the Architectural League of New York and the Cultural Heritage Grant Fund by the ICOMOS Fondation Québec Philanthrope.