Faculty Research and Creative Activity

Our faculty conduct groundbreaking research, engage in creative scholarship, and share their expertise with a wide variety of communities. Search for individual faculty on Experts @ Minnesota, browse through faculty projects, and see the latest College of Design faculty news below.

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Recent Highlights

Congratulations to the 3 team recipients of the $15,000 CDES Collaborative Research Grants.

  • Developing a Systems Framework for Circular Design

    PI: Lindsey Strange, Apparel Design
    Co PIs: Malini Srivastava, Architecture; Frances Trice, Graphic Design; Linsey Griffin, Apparel Design

  • Increasing the Energy Efficiency of Buildings Through On-Body Supplemental Heating: A Feasibility Analysis

    PI: Rolf Jacobson, Center for Sustainable Building Research /Architecture
    Co PI: Lucy Dunne, Co-Director Wearable Technology Lab/Apparel Design

  • A Biophilic Approach to Net-Positive Design

    PI: Mary Guzowski, Architecture Co PIs - Joe Favour, Landscape Architecture; Richard Graves, Center for Sustainable Building Research; Jessica Rossi-Mastracci, Landscape Architecture; Abimbola Asojo, Interior Design; Genell Ebbini, Interior Design

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