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Disruptions to Design Society Email Accounts

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Please be aware that we are in the process of transferring the Design Society email accounts to a new provider. Over the next 48 hours, while the transfer takes place, there may be periods where emails sent to contact@designsociety.org and other Design Society email addresses do not get through. If your email gets returned, please try re-sending after 48 hours. The new email address for contacting the Design Society administration will be admin@designsociety.org. We apologise for any inconvenience this causes and will be back online as soon as possible. For urgent matters please call the Design Society office on +44 1275 851579....

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Job Posting: UC San Diego Design Lab Faculty Positions, Assistant or early Associate Professor In Design

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The Design Lab at UC San Diego (http://designlab.ucsd.edu), in collaboration with multiple departments in the Jacobs School of Engineering, Social Sciences, and Health Sciences, seeks candidates for Assistant or early Associate Professor faculty positions. Candidates must demonstrate excellent research credentials and will be expected to establish a vigorous program of high-quality design research. Note that two positions are available. Note that the design lab must hire all faculty through a collaborating department. Nine departments are interested, 5 from Engineering, 3 from Social Sciences, and 1 from Health Science. Candidates must indicate the department(s) for which they have the requisite experience and skills in addition to their...

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ICED21 – Call for bids

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The Board of Management of the Design Society is asking for proposals to host the 2021 (23rd) International Conference on Engineering Design. The bi-annual, four-day long conference is the flagship event of the Design Society usually held around the second half of August. The hosting team is responsible for organising the conference in partnership with the Design Society, following a well-established task-sharing scheme. Proposals are welcome before the 5th of January 2018. A final decision and event details will be completed before summer 2018. Full guidelines for the proposal are available on the Design Society website – see link below: https://goo.gl/CXjKSa For further information and questions, please contact the Design Society President:...

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Job Posting: Faculty Position in Engineering Design, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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The Department of Mechanical Engineering seeks an individual for a tenure-track faculty position in engineering design to ideally begin July 1, 2018 or on a mutually agreeable date thereafter. Appointment would be at the assistant or untenured associate professor level. In exceptional cases, a senior faculty appointment may be possible. Design is a critical, forward thinking approach to addressing grand societal challenges. Applicants should have a strong foundation in engineering design, product development, and methods for realizing hardware at both the prototype and production stage. Applicants should possess a broad understanding of the complete design process, from conceptual through detailed design. Application areas include, but...

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Job Posting: Professor of Production Systems, Mälardalen University

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For further information visit: http://www.mdh.se/hogskolan/jobb/lediga-jobb-1.103104 Employment: Permanent employment Scope: Full time Closing date for application: 2017-10-17 Campus location: Eskilstuna School: School of Innovation, Design and Engineering, (IDT) The School of Innovation, Design and Engineering (IDT) is seeking to recruit a professor for the Division of Product Realisation within the research specialisation of Innovation and Product Realisation (IPR). The professorship is part of the University’s strategic investment for continued strengthening and development of the research specialisation within IPR. IPR is a unique multidisciplinary environment and meeting place for three first-cycle subjects, research studies...

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Job Posting: Associate/Assistant Professor in Engineering Design Informatics

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DTU, The Technical University of Denmark, Department of Mechanical Engineering seeks an Associate/Assistant Professor in Engineering Design Informatics for the section of Engineering Design and Product Development. The research focus in the Engineering Design and Product Development section is improvement in efficiency and quality of product development processes as carried out in an industrial context. This is achieved through analysis of industrial development work and by developing and improving systematic methods that support design professionals and development groups. The research is currently organized around four areas: conceptualization, product-service systems, robust design and platform-based product development. The successful...

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Job Posting: Associate/Assistant Professor in Engineering Design

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DTU, The Technical University of Denmark, Department of Mechanical Engineering seeks an Associate/Assistant Professor in Engineering Design for the section of Engineering Design and Product Development. The research focus in the Engineering Design and Product Development section is improvement in efficiency and quality of product development processes as carried out in an industrial context. This is achieved through analysis of industrial development work and by developing and improving systematic methods that support design professionals and development groups. The research is currently organized around four areas: conceptualization, product-service systems, robust design and platform-based product development. The successful candidate will...

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Job posting: Professor of Design, Culture and Society, Faculty of Industrial Design Engineering, TUDelft

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Professor of Design, Culture and Society Department/faculty: Industrial Design Engineering Level: PhD degree Working hours: 38 hours per week Contract: 1 year initially with prospect of tenured position Salary: €5334 to €9375 per month gross depending experience Industrial Design Engineering The Faculty of Industrial Design Engineering is world-leading in design education and research, integrating design knowledge about people, technology and business into solutions that are desirable, feasible and viable. The Faculty consists of 25 full Professors, 120 faculty members, 120 PhD students and about 2000 Bachelor and Master students. At IDE we believe that by creating insights into people and society, and by developing foresights on...

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Academic Posts in Engineering Design at the Technical University of Denmark

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The Engineering Design and Product Development Section of the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the Technical University of Denmark (DTU) has two open positions at Assistant/Associate Professor level. The first is in Engineering Design, concentrating on design methods and tools for industrial and product development, and associated design theory and research methodology. The second post is in Engineering Design Informatics, concentrating on the application of information technologies in the design and product development process, including but not limited to computer-aided design (CAD), computer-aided engineering (CAE), product lifecycle management (PLM) and information and knowledge management. Details of the posts are at http://www.dtu.dk/Job?inst=55004774#jobFilter....

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General Meeting - Board of Management Pre-Meeting Report Available Now

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The Design Society General Meeting will take place at 4.30pm on Wednesday 23rd August 2017 at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada during the ICED17 Conference. The pre-meeting report from the Board of Management is now available for all members to view. Please follow the link below. https://goo.gl/nGB8BA We strongly encourage all Members of the Society to attend the General Meeting if you possibly can. If you cannot attend please can you send the proxy notice below to contact@designsociety.org to enable you to vote by proxy. https://goo.gl/UfXstk Please notify the Society’s Administrator (contact@designsociety.org) of any issue that you wish to raise under Any Other Business. We look forward to seeing you...

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