Work in an interdisciplinary consortium to develop design management software. Key accountabilities are: 1) Qualitative design and UX research with target users, 2) Prototyping software interfaces and liaising with software engineers, 3) Writing research papers, 4) Reporting on project at conferences and in press, 5) Organising research workshops and activities.
Taught classes at MA and BA level in design strategy, management and new product development. Developed course curriculum and content, set and graded assessments, supervised projects and mentored students.
Managed research projects for clients. Developed relations with external and international suppliers. Duties in overseeing day-to-day research planning and creating advertising mock-ups.
Managed and produced Apple’s business plan for growing key art/design higher education markets. Developed marketing initiatives for sales of hardware and software solutions. Coordinated production of Mac ECDL manuals.
Design Strategy/Management doctorate, including: Review of existing research in design/business, Research design, Data collection at design consultancy studios in Europe and US, Thesis construction and writing, Presentation of research at conferences in Europe, US and Asia, Publication of research in internationally recognised, peer reviewed journals and in business press
BA (Hons) 2:1 Marketing with French