9 November, 2018

Job Opportunity – Kent State University

Full-time Tenure-track Faculty Position in Communication and Information

The College of Communication and Information at Kent State University invites applications for an open-rank, tenure-track and/or tenured position at the rank of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Full Professor in one of the following areas: web development/programming, emerging media or human-computer interaction.

29 October, 2018

Volunteers Needed

Come join us at the Academy for Design Innovation Management!
We are currently looking for online editors to help us with sourcing, editing and upload content on the ADIM website. This includes:


  • Curating and posting news
  • Curating and featuring research work of Design Innovation Management Academics
  • Curating and featuring research activities of (more…)
3 October, 2018

Call to support Early Career Researchers from developing countries

The Academy for Design Innovation Management (ADIM) Conference operates as a platform for knowledge creation, collaboration and advancement across a diverse range of Design Innovation and Design Management discipline areas. The conference attracts speakers and attendees from across the globe, including recognised industry professionals, international scholars and emerging researchers operating in the creative, (more…)

29 September, 2018

Job at University of Montréal

The School of Design at University of Montreal, Canada is seeking applicants for a position of Professor of Industrial Design at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor.

Candidates must have experience in teaching fundamental notions of design and expertise related to industrial design.

For more info see:


18 September, 2018

TU Delft Jobs

Within the Design for Sustainability group at the Faculty of Industrial Design Engineering, at Delft University of Technology, there are currently two open positions.


Design of Smart Products and Services for a circular economy – Tenure track position (assistant professor)

We are looking for a colleague who can explore, both in theory (more…)

12 September, 2018

Design Innovation Positions

The University of Sydney is looking to fill three positions in their Design Innovation team:

Lecturer in Design Innovation Ref 1759/0918C

Senior Lecturer in Design Innovation Ref 1760/0918C

Associate Professor in design Innovation

Closing date: 11:30pm, 14 October 2018

1 September, 2018

Job opportunities at QUT

Several exciting academic positions at QUT Australia.


Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Fashion: https://qut.nga.net.au/cp/index.cfm?event=jobs.checkJobDetailsNewApplication&returnToEvent=jobs.listJobs&jobid=7A2D5465-D6D2-859C-9D2A-A4747838229A&CurATC=EXT&CurBID=1877E01E%2D78DD%2D4ED2%2D9D7A%2D9DB40135CFF4&JobListID=73e3bb51%2D1aa7%2Ddb29%2D2ea3%2D52af99b4f747&jobsListKey=8f6082fe%2D3762%2D4668%2Dba35%2D2d65d0be1efd&persistVariables=CurATC,CurBID,JobListID,jobsListKey,JobID&lid=44936600088


Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Industrial Design: https://qut.nga.net.au/cp/index.cfm?event=jobs.checkJobDetailsNewApplication&returnToEvent=jobs.listJobs&jobid=4DBC3476-51CE-7A1A-7CFB-A47478679495&CurATC=EXT&CurBID=1877E01E%2D78DD%2D4ED2%2D9D7A%2D9DB40135CFF4&JobListID=73e3bb51%2D1aa7%2Ddb29%2D2ea3%2D52af99b4f747&jobsListKey=c6ac795a%2Da5fa%2D479a%2Dbada%2Df9c664815ca4&persistVariables=CurATC,CurBID,JobListID,jobsListKey,JobID&lid=15969340098


Lecturer in Interaction Design: https://qut.nga.net.au/cp/index.cfm?event=jobs.checkJobDetailsNewApplication&returnToEvent=jobs.listJobs&jobid=D08DF7BD-4EDE-6E55-A1ED-A45C7DA1E41E&CurATC=EXT&CurBID=1877E01E%2D78DD%2D4ED2%2D9D7A%2D9DB40135CFF4&JobListID=73e3bb51%2D1aa7%2Ddb29%2D2ea3%2D52af99b4f747&jobsListKey=60a678cc%2D7f18%2D441d%2Db1d3%2D63cebf119fb1&persistVariables=CurATC,CurBID,JobListID,jobsListKey,JobID&lid=26490830088


Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Interior Architecture: https://qut.nga.net.au/cp/index.cfm?event=jobs.checkJobDetailsNewApplication&returnToEvent=jobs.listJobs&jobid=BD46B717-42E1-6C43-575D-A474788B0A13&CurATC=EXT&CurBID=1877E01E%2D78DD%2D4ED2%2D9D7A%2D9DB40135CFF4&JobListID=73e3bb51%2D1aa7%2Ddb29%2D2ea3%2D52af99b4f747&jobsListKey=61812686%2D79ad%2D450f%2Da948%2Dae7b246ec460&persistVariables=CurATC,CurBID,JobListID,jobsListKey,JobID&lid=39043260098

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Landscape Architecture: https://qut.nga.net.au/cp/index.cfm?event=jobs.checkJobDetailsNewApplication&returnToEvent=jobs.listJobs&jobid=D7C47B72-8D9D-79CD-27A5-A47478D6D625&CurATC=EXT&CurBID=1877E01E%2D78DD%2D4ED2%2D9D7A%2D9DB40135CFF4&JobListID=73e3bb51%2D1aa7%2Ddb29%2D2ea3%2D52af99b4f747&jobsListKey=e6e6ca3d%2Dcdc8%2D4fca%2D9fb5%2Daa1d3e52215d&persistVariables=CurATC,CurBID,JobListID,jobsListKey,JobID&lid=99087480108

Interested applicants from outside the University who are unable to access these links can navigate to these position descriptions via the QUT (more…)

28 June, 2018

DRS2018 Proceedings available

The Design Research Society 2018 Conference Proceedings are available here.

10 April, 2018

Call For Papers

With art as research becoming an established paradigm in art education, several questions arise. How do we educate young artists to actively engage in the production of knowledge and aesthetic experiences in an expanded field? What are some of the role models that we can look to when we speak about hybrid practices and (more…)

7 April, 2018

Clio Awards

The Clios is the esteemed international awards competition for the creative business. Founded in 1959 to celebrate high achievement in advertising, the Clios annually and throughout the year recognize the work, the agencies and the talent — across advertising, sports, fashion, music, entertainment, and health care — that push boundaries and (more…)

19 March, 2018

Call to participate: Survey for Ph.D Students and Supervisors about Research Methods

Researchers from Jane Prophet and Ayoung Suh invite Ph.D students and supervisors to participate in their international academic study investigating the attitudes of Ph.D students and Ph.D supervisors in Art and Design to current provision. They want as wide an international response as possible.
Please contribute by:
1. Circulating our links to the questionnaire (more…)
16 March, 2018

Echo ++ | Calling all female tech founders!

At Hereast, Stratford, an 8 week accelerator programme will take place for female tech founders. The event is hosted by Plexal – a main collaboration partner – one of Europe’s leading innovation hubs to deliver Plexiglass.

Participants will gain access to tailored content, 121 support, mentoring and workspace for the duration of the programme, culminating with (more…)

2 March, 2018

One week left to submit abstract

One full week left to submit your abstract to the DMA Collective. Deadline looming at 9th of March. More info and to submit your abstract, go to: http://www.dmacollective.org

27 February, 2018

Video DMA Hong Kong 2017

Highlights of the DMA conference in Hong Kong 2017


13 February, 2018

Casablanca Design Management Event

Morocco as an emergent market in west Africa is concerned about design management. Through history, the country is grounded in arts and crafts. This issue is so important for the country in economic and social terms. In this perspective, a ministry is dedicated to that. Nevertheless, the connection with design management (more…)

12 February, 2018

Call for Expressions of Interest to Host DRS2020

The Design Research Society welcomes expressions of interest to host the 2020 International Design Research Society Conference.


Over the past 10 years the DRS Biennial Conference Series has grown to become a major international event in the design research calendar with a reputation for academic quality, provocative thinking, and industry engagement. Over (more…)

8 February, 2018

DRS 2018 – Call for Workshops

Call for Conversations

Conversation is the DRS2018 format for sessions conceived as alternative to the traditional paper/presentation format, with the ambition of  providing innovative venues for project-based research and work that is not easily captured or conveyed by the scholarly paper. A Conversation can be a structured discussion or experimental session format that (more…)

12 January, 2018

Sydney Design Festival 2018

This year, on its 20th anniversary, Sydney Design Festival will happen between 2nd and 11th of March, 2018. The aim of the event is on bringing awareness towards the role of design to solve complex global problems.  It is close to applications now. To get more information, visit the event website.


9 January, 2018

R&D Management Conference 2018: R&Designing Innovation

The conference focuses on transformational challenges for organizations and society that they call for tracks that design management researchers can submit papers. Some examples of these tracks are as follows:

  • Re-thinking design thinking: emerging challenges and future evolutions
  • Team, leadership & organization for creativity and innovation
  • To see the full lists (more…)
8 January, 2018

Design 2018: Excellence in Design

15th Design Conference will take part in Dubrovnik, Croatia between 21st and 24th of May, 2018. The conference focuses on the following theme:

“Discussion and further development of all aspects of design knowledge from cognition and philosophy, to methods and tools, from research theory to practice” – Conference Website

To achieve this, they (more…)

17 December, 2017

Design management news?

Share your design events or other design management related news with us via: editor[at]designinnovationmanagement.com

7 June, 2017

Call for Papers SDN Design Research Summit 2018

at the FHNW Academy of Art and Design Basel
8–10 March 2018

Beyond Change – Questioning the role of design in times of global transformationwww.beyondchange.ch
Extended Deadline: September 1, 2017


All applications should be sent via the Easyschair Platform before September 1, 2017.

Applicants are invited to submit proposals for lectures, project presentations, and (more…)

7 April, 2017

Call for Tracks: DRS 2018 Limerick

DRS2018 which will take place in Limerick, Ireland, 25th-28th June next year. Proposals are invited for researchers interested in organising and managing a theme track of the conference, which will be incorporated into the forthcoming Call for Papers.
The track proposal should consist of:
— a track session title;
— 2 to 3 sub-chairs for (more…)

19 February, 2017

Last call for DMA 2017 Workshop Proposals

Workshop Proposals are due on Wednesday 1 March 2017

The DMA conference invites proposals for workshops that will engage and reflect upon the conference theme “Research Perspectives on Creative Intersections”. The aim of the workshops is to create a physical platform to create, knit, and foster collaboration through experimentation at the intersection between (more…)

30 December, 2016

Professor Jeanne Liedtka’s DMA 2017 conference bursaries for emerging researchers

Up to four Professor Jeanne Liedtka’s conference bursaries for emerging researchers are available for emerging researchers who are planning to present papers at the upcoming Design Management Academy 2017 international conference hosted by Hong Kong Polytechnic University between 7 and 9 June 2017.

The each bursary will cover the conference fees (up (more…)

28 December, 2016

We look forward to welcoming you to the DMA Conference in Hong Kong!

3 October, 2016

Call for Papers DMA 2017

Design Management Academy 2017 Hong Kong
Research Perspectives on Creative Intersections

Hosted by the Hong Kong Polytechnic University


Full Papers submission deadline: Monday 30th January 2017

Conference dates: June 7–9, 2017 Hong Kong

The Design Management Academy’s international research conference which will be hosted by the School of Design School at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University. The DMA (more…)

26 August, 2016

DESMA Meet-up London

On Friday 16th of September 2016, DESMA invites you to join us in exploring New Formats for Doing and Communicating Research in the Intersections of Design + Management and Academia + Practice.

Register now!

DESMA started out as an Initial Training Network within the area of Design Management funded by the European Commission’s (more…)

12 June, 2016

Call for Theme Tracks for the upcoming DMA 2017 Hong Kong

Design Management Academy 2017 Hong Kong: Academic perspectives on creative intersections

This International Conference is hosted by the School of Design at Hong Kong Polytechnic

Conference dates: June 7–9, 2017 Hong Kong

Conference website: http://designinnovationmanagement.com/dma2017/

The Design Management Academy 2017 Hong Kong International Research Conference will be hosted by PolyU Design (the Design School at Hong Kong Polytechnic). The (more…)