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Free University of Bozen-Bolzano

Researchers with a fixed-term contract | Social Interaction Design

Jennifer Liesbeth Schubert

+39 0471 015342

Faculty of Design and Art
Universitätsplatz 1 - piazza Università, 1
Office hours
Wednesday, 15:00 - 17:00
BZ F4.06B

Short bio

Jennifer Schubert is researcher and lecturer at Free University of Bolzano in the area of Social Interaction Design. In 2018 she obtained her Ph.D. (Dr. phil.) at the Berlin University of the Arts (UdK). In her practice-based dissertation about “Civic Tools for Informal City Making” she explored new possibilities of visual and tangible forms of participation. Since 2011 she worked in bottom-up as well as municipal research projects, in rural and urban spaces, locally based with a global perspective. She studied Design Strategy, Service Design, Design Concepts at KISD (Cologne) and Parsons (New York). She has been teaching Design Research modules in Dessau (MA of Integrated Design), Wuppertal (MA for Strategic Product & Innovation Development) and Cologne (BA/MAIntegrated Design). 


Design Thinking and Prototyping

27233A · ING-IND/35 · LM-77 Entrepreneurship and Innovation · EN

Interface Design - old regulation

96003 · INF/01 · LM-12 Eco-Social Design - 2015 · EN

Project 2 in Eco-Social Design

96101 · ICAR/13 · LM-12 Eco-Social Design - 2015 · EN

Project design 3 - old regulation

96002 · ICAR/13 · LM-12 Eco-Social Design - 2015 · EN

Social Interaction Design

96106 · ICAR/13 · LM-12 Eco-Social Design - 2015 · EN

Main Research Areas

Design Research,
Participatory Design,
Citizen Participation,
Democratizing Technology,
Open Source,
Informal City Making,
Design for Government,
Post-digital Materialization,
Tangible Interaction,
Socio-Material Infrastructures,
Digital Commons,
Boundary Objects

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