The best faculty, built by design
Our faculty consists of top professionals whose work has been selected by the Museum of Modern Art in New York and the Chicago Athenaeum. They've earned IDEA awards, Good Design awards, and listings among Businessweek's "Distinguished and Accomplished" faculty and DesignIntelligence's "Most Admired Educators." With more than 100 international patents, they've grossed more than $50 billion in sales from products they've designed.
Dean, School of Design
Associate dean, School of Design; associate dean School of Liberal Arts
Chair, industrial design
Kwela Sabine Hermanns
Associate chair, design for sustainability; Associate chair, industrial design
Masters of design driving you to succeed
Our professors are fully committed to providing the best possible educational experience for our students. From inspiring teaching to one-on-one critiques, you'll get a top-flight, attentive education to prepare you for work in the real world.
Our industrial design faculty have worked for some of the biggest names in the world, including:
- Texas Instruments
- U.S. Navy
Life outside the classroom
Working with professors who facilitate incredible opportunities is just one component of our diverse and fulfilling student experience. You can do it all: participate in signature events, hobnob with visiting artists and professionals, take advantage of stellar facilities and resources, and more.
Learn more about the industrial design student experience