User Experience Design MA/MFA
Dr. Ian Lambert Interim Chair of MFA User Experience Design, Motion Design and Design for Climate Action
Dr. Ian Lambert is the dean of graduate studies at CCS. A maker-researcher and designer, he has worked in both practice and academia for 30 years. Prior to joining the College for Creative Studies, he was based at Edinburgh Napier University in Scotland from 2001 – 2019 teaching product design, design history, sustainability, and supervising PhD students; he was head of the department of Design, Photography and Advertising for ten years. He was a visiting lecturer at the Zhengzhou University of Light Industry, China, from 2006 – 2017.
Ian Lambert is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, and Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, UK.
Lambert has exhibited work widely across the UK, as well as in China and the USA. He was an independent designer of furniture throughout the 1990s, and has undertaken freelance work in London, Hong Kong, and mainland China.