Dr Daniel Shin is a Senior Lecturer in Product Design. He leads and contributes to various modules across the Product and Furniture Design courses at NTU. He plays active role in developing a subject wide approach to future developments in Design Thinking and approaches to design research within the Product Design department.
He leads research sub-group Design for Healthier Urban Living. Our focus is on exploring the role of design in bringing a behavioural change that contributes to healthier urban living.
Daniel actively undertakes additional roles within the school such as School Sustainability Coordinator, Course Validation Liaison, Chair of Pedagogic Research and Scholarship Working Group, College Internationalisation and various other committees.
Dr Daniel Shin is designer, researcher, and an educator. He has extensive experience of working in various different countries such as U.S.A, Vietnam and South Korea, and diverse field of design professions such as web design, package design, interior/furniture design, and NPD. His previous design practices involved in a number of industry projects and making design-led artefact in the context of behavioural change research.
Prior to joining NTU,Daniel was a lecturer in Industrial Design at Loughborough Design School. Daniel received a PhD in Sustainable Product Design, exploring the role of design in bringing a behavioural change around domestic energy consumption.
Dr Shin’s research focuses on the role of design in changing people’s behaviour towards sustainability. Future research works will focus on advancing the knowledge in the field of Design for Sustainable Behaviour - using design-led interventions to promote sustainability within domestic energy use and to promote health & well-being. His expertise in PhD topics are:
Sustainable Product Design - Human-powered products, measuring LCA, Design for low carbon footprint, Service Design
Design for Sustainable Behaviour - Health, Obesity, Energy Consumption, Recycling
Design Education - Next generation of UCD, Radical Innovation, Crowd Research
Invited Speaker for Gwangju International Design Biennale 2019 – Title of Talk: Design for Sustainable Behavior: challenges and perception
International Conference on Engineering and Product Design Education Conference
International Conference for Design Education Researchers: Learn X Design
International Conference on Energy and Sustainable Futures 2019 (NTU)
International Conference on Engineering and Product Design Education
International Journal of Product Development
Journal of Design Research
NWANKWO, F., SHIN, H.D., AL-HABAIBEH, A. and MASSOUD, H., 2019. Evaluation of children’s screen viewing time and parental role in household context. Global Pediatric Health, 6. ISSN 2333-794XSee all of Daniel Hyunjae Shin's publications...
- Design for Sustainable Behaviour
- Design for Healthier Urban Living
- Product design
- Sustainable Product Design
- Human-powered products