Current Staff

AllenAllen Pam Allen AHRC Design Leadership Fellowship Coordinator
AryanaAryana Bijan Aryana Design Thinking, User Experience, Emerging Design, Country-specific Design, International Design
BoykoBoyko Christopher Boyko Urban Design and Behaviour, Cities, Digital Technology/Internet of Things, Regeneration, Space and Place, Town Planning, Urban Sustainability, Wellbeing
BurnettBurnett Dan Burnett Research Through Design, Game Design, Human Computer Interaction, Computer Modelling
BüscherBüscher Monika Büscher Sociology / Anthropology / Cultural studies of mobilities, Technology (futures), Video Ethnography and Design, Ethnomethodological studies
CluneClune Stephen Clune Design for Sustainability, Design and Behavioural Change
CooperCooper Rachel Cooper Design Management, Design Policy, Design Thinking, Urban Design, Urban Sustainability, Socially Responsible Design, Design Against Crime, Design & Manufacture
CoultonCoulton Paul Coulton Speculative Design, Design Fiction, Game Design, Design as Rhetoric, Research through Design, Design Futures, Play, Toys
CoultonCoulton Claire Coulton Liveable Cities and N8 Project Officer
CoupeCoupe Gemma Coupe Design Manager, Leapfrog
CruickshankCruickshank Leon Cruickshank Open Design and Innovation, User Centred and User-Led Design, Interactive Design, Technology and Society, Design Methodology, Design Theory and Philosophy
DunnDunn Nick Dunn Urban Design, Design Thinking, Design & Manufacturing, Mapping, Visualisation, Speculative Design, Future Cities
HandsHands David Hands Design Policy Development; Design Briefing; Design Leadership; Designing against Crime; New Product Development.
HillHill Rachael Hill Design Visualiser
RichardsRichards Daniel Richards Design & Manufacturing, Generative Design, Visualisation, Computational Design, Human-Computer Interaction, Digital Fabrication, Speculative Design
RodgersRodgers Paul Rodgers Design Disruption, Design and Care, Social Innovation, Disciplinarity, Design Interventions
TempletonTempleton Ruth Templeton Imagination Coordinator and PA to Professor Rachel Cooper
TseklevesTsekleves Emmanuel Tsekleves Design for Health & Wellbeing, Design for Ageing, Design Interactions, Design Fictions, Playful Design, Gamification, Digital Design
WalkerWalker Stuart Walker Design for Sustainability ; Design, Values & Spirituality
WareingWareing Laura Wareing Co-design, design for the public sector, tool design
WhithamWhitham Roger Whitham Human-Computer Interaction, Visualisation, Interactive Structures, Collaborative Tools, Virtual Work Environments, Facilitation
YazdanpanahYazdanpanah Poone Yazdanpanah Design for Sustainability, Tradition and Transition, Meanings and Values, Crafts and Architecture

Former Staff

AgarwalAgarwal Pragya Agarwal Place and Sense of Place, Spatial Cognition, Navigational Technologies, Mobility, Information Visualisation, Semantics and Spatial Ontologies
AldoyAldoy Noor Aldoy Design and Innovation Manager - Lancaster China Catalyst Programme
BirchallBirchall Sam Birchall AI, Programming, Philosophy, Knowledge Exchange, Pedagogy
CarrCarr Valerie Carr Design for health and wellbeing, therapeutic environments, workplace design, post occupancy evaluation, community engagement, design for social innovation, codesign
ChisholmChisholm John Chisholm Innovation, Design Management, European Policy, Business Support
ConnellyConnelly Angela Connelly design for sustainability, risk and resilience, sustainable heritage, design futures
EvansEvans Martyn Evans Design, Design Management, Design Futures, Design Strategy, Design and Branding, Design Policy, Design Thinking, New Product Development
GiffordGifford Elena Kate Gifford Design, Design Futures, Cultural Products and Practices, Regeneration
HemmentHemment Drew Hemment Art Curation, Open Data, Social Technologies, Smart Cities, Digital Innovation
HerfurthHerfurth Lorenz Herfurth Innovation, Knowledge Exchange, Design Research, Design Management for Sustainability, Design Thinking
HernandezHernandez Ricardo J. Hernandez Design Management, Innovation, Sustainable Design, Product-Service Systems, Design Process
HuckHuck Jonny Huck Cartographic Design, GIS, Data Visualisation, Place Theory, Space Legibility, Remote Sensing
JacobsJacobs Naomi Jacobs Senior Research Associate, The Creative Exchange
JungJung Jeyon Jung Design Management, Design Thinking, Service Design, Design for Sustainability, Design & Culture
JungingerJunginger Sabine Junginger Design in the Organization, Design and Change, Design Management, Design Thinking, Human-Centered Product Development, Design Theory
LundLund Vicky Lund Proud Project Administrator
MarinelloMarinello Laura Marinello Team Coordinator
MurphyMurphy Emma Murphy Design Management, Research Methodology & Methods, Branding (Organisational, Place and Services), Design Thinking, Design Procurement, Briefing Process, Design and Business.
PritchardPritchard Corinne Pritchard Design Visualiser
RajendranRajendran Lakshmi Priya Rajendran Architecture and Urban design, Identity and belonging, Superdiversity, Comparative Urban Studies, Socio-spatial practices, Space and Place, Environmental Psychology,Critical Social and Digital media
SangiorgiSangiorgi Daniela Sangiorgi Service Design, Design for Public Services, Service Innovation
SarjentSarjent Nicola Sarjent Team Coordinator
SimsSims Tabitha R Sims conscientization : praxis intervention : phronesis : barefoot communities : community co-design : interaction design : user led service design

Current PhD Students

abu Lawiabu Lawi Rawa abu Lawi Healing Environment, Interior design, Interior Architecture, Design For Children,Cognitive and Perception, co-design, co-creation, Children's Hospital Design
AlterAlter Hayley Alter Design PhD for Leapfrog
CarolanCarolan Natasha Carolan On-demand manufacture and creative commerce
Engku Md AzmiEngku Md Azmi Engku Aiesyah Amirah Engku Md Azmi Small Medium Enterprises, Branding Strategy
GanchoGancho Sara Gancho The role of the Designer as a custodian of Brands within the Social Media space
Gumus CiftciGumus Ciftci Hazal Gumus Ciftci Design for Sustainability, Traditional Crafts, Grassroots Innovation, Participatory Design, Social Innovation
HernándezHernández Gabriel Hernández Design-based Learning: improving education through Design. Outlining best practices for driving innovation into learning.
HUANGHUANG Yujia HUANG Strategic Design Management, Design Thinking, SMEs, Creative Enterprise, Experience Design, Consumer Behaviors, Social Interactions
HwangboHwangbo Hyunwook Hwangbo Examining Design Management in the Era of Digitalization from Eastern and Western Perspectives
IsmailIsmail Mohd Suhaimi Ismail Insight from Service Design to inform the Architectural Design Process
KimKim Seo Young Kim City branding, City image, Strategic design, Cultural production, Brand communication
KooKoo Yoori Koo A design management approach for supporting the delivery of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) with special reference to the electronic industry
LeeLee Yi-Chang Lee Innovative Product Design Decision-Making in SMEs
Luján EscalanteLuján Escalante Malé Luján Escalante Digital Public Space, New Materialisms, Philosophy of Technics, Feminist Technoscinece (FSTS), Research through Design, Inventing/ve Methods.
ParivarParivar Meg Parivar Design against Crime, Retail Crime and Loss Prevention, Design Thinking, Design Interaction, Design and Behavioural Change, Raising Awareness through Design Thinking, Environmental Design, Product Development, Design Management
PauPau Agnes Pau Packaging Design, Online Retailing, Sustainable Design
PollastriPollastri Serena Pollastri Visual Conversations on Futures and Cities. Understanding collaborative representational processes.
SalinasSalinas Lara Salinas Digital Public Space(s); public space; urban experience; production of space; knowledge exchange;
ScottScott Kakee Scott Sustainability, consumption, design for new economics
SmithSmith Marcia Tavares Smith Digital Clothing Manufacture
StewartStewart Hannah Stewart Commons based peer to peer communities, Makers, Non-market based economies, Governance, Digital Public Space, Data accumulation
YouYou Xinya You Design thinking, Branding, Innovation, Organization, Management
YuYu Eun Yu Understanding Service Design practices and contributions to New Service Development