DESIGN 2016 14th International Design Conference
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Job Posting: Design Assistant Teaching Professor (LPSOE) at the University of California, San Diego

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​We are still looking for a person to help us get our Design Program going at UC San Diego. This is a teaching assistant Professorship -- not a research position. We stress human-centered design and we work across the entire campus, including the divisions/schools of social science, engineering, management, arts and humanities, and medicine. We have permission to teach a minor in Design: hence the need for people who can teach. Note that we are not a department so we cannot hire faculty. The candidate will be hired in whatever campus department is most appropriate, the most likely candidates being Psychology, Cognitive Science, Communications (not to be confused with graphic design or media studies), education, computer science, electrical...

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Design for Life Exhibition at Brantwood, Cumbria

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A new exhibition entitled 'DESIGN FOR LIFE' will take place at Brantwood, John Ruskin’s former home in the English Lake District April – June 2016. There will be a Public Forum event on May 14th at Brantwood, 1:30-3:15pm: If you are interested in this exhibition please visit the website http://www.designforlife.website/...

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Summer school "Ecodesign of complex systems"

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Summer school "Ecodesign of complex systems" Monday, 30 May 2016 - Friday, 3 June 2016, Paris (Chatenay-Malabry), FR This summer school is funded by EcoSD, and also supported by the Design Society. It is hosted by CentraleSupélec and co-organized by CentraleSupélec, Supméca and AgroParisTech, three French “Grandes Ecoles”. It is validated by the doctoral school “Interfaces” of Université Paris-Saclay. IT IS FREE up to 5 doctorates of the Design Society. MORE INFORMATION Please visit our webpage to get more information on this training...

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18th International Conference on Engineering and Product Design Education, E&PDE 2016, Aalborg University, Denmark

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18th International Conference on Engineering and Product Design Education, E&PDE 2016, Aalborg University, Denmark Thursday, 8 September 2016 - Friday, 9 September 2016, Department of Architecture, Design & Media Technology of Aalborg University, Denmark, DK Design Education: Collaboration and Cross-disciplinarity The 18th International Conference on Engineering and Product Design Education will be hosted by the Department of Architecture, Design & Media Technology of Aalborg University, Denmark. The conference is organised in partnership with the Design Education Special Interests group (DESIG)...

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Job Posting - Research Assistant/Associate in Creativity and Fixation in Engineering Design (qualitative methods), Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge

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Please follow the link below for further information. http://www.jobs.cam.ac.uk/job/9960/ An exciting opportunity exists for a Research Assistant/Associate to investigate creativity and fixation in Engineering Design. The role involves studying how designers can become blocked by the presence of particular ideas and how they overcome those blocks to move forward. This connects with previous work on creativity and 'fixation' (also related to mental set, satisfaction of search, entrenchment, paradigm blindness and other forms of cognitive bias). To date, the study of fixation has primarily adopted an experimental approach, but there are many important questions to ask about the phenomena that are better suited to qualitative enquiry. In...

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Friday, 6 May 2016

CALL FOR PAPERS: 18TH INTERNATIONAL DSM CONFERENCE 2016, SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL, 29-31 AUGUST, 2016 SUSTAINABILITY IN MODERN PROJECT MANAGEMENT

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