Dr Jeyon Jung

Jung
Past Staff Member
Senior Research Associate, May 2014 to March 2017
Design Management, Design Thinking, Service Design, Design for Sustainability, Design & Culture

Contemporary design research and practice has become more interdisciplinary with greater collaboration and integration with other related disciplines – e.g. science, social sciences, humanities, etc. - creating new areas of study, such as design management, design thinking, and service design. Although the diversity of research topics in the design community continues to increase and expand, there has yet to be a corresponding increase in the development of theoretical basis of design itself, rather there has been an ongoing trend of appropriating ideas and theories from other disciplines.

This research aims to discover what constitutes the disciplinary core properties of design, and to what extent they are recognised and shared by design community. Defining the core knowledge in both research and practice contributes to the existence of distinct and coherent disciplinary identity for design. Further, this coherent picture will help to build an understanding of current interdisciplinary phenomena and activity in design research and practice, mapping out new study areas in design and their relationship based upon the identified disciplinary core of design. 

Updates and Outcomes

Final Workshop DeSID project

Event3 years and 23 days ago
Final Workshop DeSID project

27th of October 2014

The DeSID workshop was held on the 27th October at the Design Council in London. The aim of the workshop was to discuss the role of Design for Service Innovation and Development, reflecting on the data gathered from six case studies and an international survey...Read full update

Final Workshop DeSID project

Event3 years and 23 days ago
Final Workshop DeSID project

27th of October 2014

The DeSID workshop was held on the 27th October at the Design Council in London. The aim of the workshop was to discuss the role of Design for Service Innovation and Development, reflecting on the data gathered from six case studies and an international survey...Read full update

You can find a list of Jeyon Jung's publications on the Lancaster University research pages.

Key Projects

Design RoutesDesign Routes Design Routes Envisioning the future of culturally significant designs, products and practices
Design for Service Innovation and DevelopmentDesign for Service Innovation and Development Design for Service Innovation and Development A scoping study into the contributions Service Design to Service Innovation and Development starting from ...