KwanMyung Kim


Dr. KwanMyung Kim, Associate Professor and Dean of Graduate School of Creative Design Engineering at Ulsan National Institute of Science & Technology

KwanMyung received his BSc, MSc, and PhD degrees in industrial design at Korea’s Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST). In 1994 just after receiving MSc degree, KwanMyung worked for Samsung Heavy Industries, a venture and design consulting firms for 14 years as a product designer and a design engineer.

During this time, he was involved in various product design and development projects for electronics goods, heavy equipment, industrial products, commercial vehicles, etc. In 2014, he completed his PhD research with a topic of collaborative design process of industrial design and engineering. He is interested in bridging knowledge produced in industry into academia.

KwanMyung is on the Spark Asian Advisory Board and a special advisor on Design Education.