Two PhD Scholarships in Design Innovation
by Annika Sutter 05 Apr 2017
The Centre for Design Innovation (CDI) is a fast-growing research effort of Swinburne University of Technology, with a commitment to user-focused, strategic and transformative design. CDI also builds strong collaborative research and partnerships with other institutions which demonstrate the commercial value of design research and innovation. It provides the opportunity for students and researchers to develop and produce innovative research at the international level, by sharing experience and knowledge with external universities outside Australia.
We have two PhD scholarships on offer:
Post Graduate Award scholarship (APA equivalent), for a highly motivated and eligible graduate to produce deep research into the following areas: Towards a model of appropriate developmental milestones in applied design-led innovation from early emergent play, to sophisticated pioneering capabilities Robust conceptual foundations for capacity to engage in degrees of complexity related to our designed environment where people, ecology, and technologies interact towards addressing goals of impact and outcome.
Post Graduate Award scholarship (APA equivalent), for a highly motivated and eligible graduate to produce deep research into the following area:
The products, shelter systems, services or communication design factors that can make a difference in regional communities affected by flood, fire or other targeted types of natural disasters.
Interested applicants are encouraged to click on the above hyperlinks to find out more information about the details for each position