Scott Shim

Professor, Industrial Design

Scott Shim is Professor of Industrial Design at the University of Notre Dame. Previously, he was the Industrial Design program coordinator at The Ohio State University (2009~2016) and a faculty member of Industrial Design at Purdue University (2003~2009). Professor Shim has actively pursued a variety of research topics through the overarching mindset of ‘Contextual Application of Design Thinking’- it encourages him to tackle unconventional wicked problems that connect humans to culture, society, and technology. Professor Shim is also fully invested in interdisciplinary collaborations and opportunities to search for collective approaches in identifying innovations and responsive solutions.