Only the current members are listed here. Please visit the alumni page to see our past members.

Oscar Person

Team leader, assistant Professor

Oscar is an assistant professor of design integration. His research interests span questions about how organizations acquire capabilities in design to how to manage design in development processes. Read on

Turkka Keinonen


Turkka is professor of industrial design and the head of Department of Design. His publications spans human centred design, concept design and design strategy. Read on

Miikka J. Lehtonen

Visiting assistant professor

Miikka is a visiting assistant professor in design business management. Currently he is interested in questions related to visual methodologies, creativity in game companies, Japanese consumers, and PechaKucha. Read on

Paulo Dziobczenski

Doctoral candidate

Paulo is a doctoral candidate studying the graphic design profession: what is the role and requested skill set from graphic designers. Read on

Patricia Naves

Doctoral candidate

Patrícia is a doctoral candidate studying the role of design practices in small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs), with designers’ experiences as subject. Read on

Seungho Park-Lee

Doctoral candidate

Seungho is a doctoral candidate studying the role of briefing in design. He has founded Design for Government course and serves as Demos Helsinki Associate. Read on