I mean, not my father's work. He was a ticket agent for an airline. Not exactly mad-scientist-y. But in My Father's Work from Renegade Game Studios, you do end up dealing with mad scientists, mostly because you are one! Continue your father's research into monsters and the occult in this new board game up on Kickstarter now.
From the campaign:
The campaign is closing in on 20x funded with 15 days left to go.