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The Department of Design at The Ohio State University invites applications for a tenure track Assistant or Associate Professor of Industrial Design to start August 15, 2024.

The successful applicant will possess the promise of or expertise in the principles of Industrial Design practices as they apply to the research and development of products, services, experiences, and networks that anticipate and envision future needs.

Learn more at https://design.osu.edu/jobs

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October 30, 2023
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Recent News

September 28, 2023

Congratulations to Dr. Prasad Boradkar, who was named Dean of the College of Design at the University of Minnesota. He is a designer, anthropologist, educator, and researcher with several years of…

September 28, 2023

Welcome to the Department of Design’s graduate student feature highlighting the work and accomplishments of our MFA students!  This week features Mila Gajic. Mila is a third year MFA candidate in …

September 28, 2023

The Department of Design congratulates Assistant Professor of Teaching Adam Fromme on his new role as a member of the Ohio State’s Council on Student Affairs (CSA).

The CSA takes up issues…

September 26, 2023
By Alicia Lucas

Professor Paul Nini recently had two of his poster designs accepted into international exhibits. “Read Think Discuss Make” has been included in the Gyeonggi Design Association.…

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