SCOTTY McQUEEN is a mind reader, creativity consultant, presentation coach, conceptual artist, method actor, and motivational speaker.  He is conducting PhD research on the psychology and performativity of non-physical communication at University College Cork, where he won first prize at the Doctoral Showcase. He has been featured on TV3, headlined at the National Circus Festival of Ireland, performed for Boeing and Heineken, and consulted for Microsoft and the BBC. He is the director, writer, and star of a one-man show entitled Telepathy Rock Star, as well as the subject of a forthcoming documentary, Placebo. 

MR. McQUEEN holds an MFA in Physical Theatre from Tuscany’s Accademia dell’Arte and an MPA in Strategic Public Policy from the American University of Paris. He is a certified instructor of the Elemental Body Alignment System and a former circus instructor at the School of Acrobatics and New Circus Arts in Seattle.  His papers, (Re)Discovering the Body in Mentalism and The End of Mind Reading, have been published by the University of Huddersfield. A third paper, Luck, Love, and Psychic, is currently under peer review.