The Design Principles & Practices Research Network is grateful for the foundational contributions, ongoing support, and continued service of the following world-class scholars and practitioners

Design Principles & Practices Research Network Advisory Board

  • Bill Lucas, MAYA Fellow, MAYA Design, Inc., Pittsburgh, USA
  • Christian Guellerin, L'École de design Nantes Atlantique, Nantes, France
  • Clive Holtham, City of London University, London, UK
  • Ezio Manzini, Politecnico of Milano, Milan, Italy
  • Genevieve Bell, Intel Corporation, Santa Clara, USA
  • Gianni Jacucci, University of Trento, Trento, Italy
  • Guillermina Noël, Emily Carr University of Art and Design, Vancouver, Canada
  • Hiroshi Ishii, MIT Media Lab, Cambridge, USA
  • Jeanette Blomberg, IBM Almaden Research Center, San Jose, USA
  • Jorge Frascara, Emily Carr University of Art and Design, Vancouver, Canada
  • Judith Gregory, IIT Institute of Design, Chicago, USA; University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
  • Keith Russell, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, Australia
  • Klaus Krippendorff , University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
  • Loredana Di Lucchio, Sapienza Universita di Roma, Rome, Italy
  • Lorenzo Imbesi, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
  • Louise St. Pierre, Emily Carr University of Art and Design, Vancouver, Canada
  • Mahendra Patel, Leaf Design, Mumbai, India
  • Maria Cecilia Loschiavo dos Santos, University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
  • Mario Minichiello, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, Australia
  • Michael Biggs, University of Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, UK
  • Michael Gibson, University of North Texas, Denton, USA
  • Patrick Dillon, Exeter University, Exeter, UK
  • Terry Rosenberg, Goldsmiths, University of London, London, UK
  • Toni Robertson, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
  • Tracy S. Harris, The American Institute of Architects, Washington, D.C., USA

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The Design Principles & Practices Research Network recognizes the contribution of many in the evolution of the Research Network. The principal role of the Advisory Board has been, and is, to drive the overall intellectual direction of the Research Network. The Research Network also seeks to work in the service of our Advisory Board. Board members are invited to attend the annual conference and are encouraged to contribute articles, participate in the peer-review process of the Design Principles & Practices Collection, and submit manuscripts to the Design Principles & Practices Books Imprint.

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