College for Creative Studies: Transportation Design


Scott Anderson

Adjunct Faculty

MS, Oakland University
BFA, College for Creative Studies
BS, Michigan Technological University

Research Interests:

Transportation Design, Transportation Interior Design, Sustainability in Design, DFMA, Customer Design Research and User Experience Design specifically focused on using consumer insights and future trend research to drive product innovation and revolutionary design, as well as forward sustainable, lightweight, and efficient product design processes.

Professional Experience:

Currently Design Manager for Ford Design - Truck/SUV Executive Product Line Management

Lead Designer of 2019 Silversdo and GM Full Size Truck Architecture (puckups/SUVs) -- Carbon Pro pickup box, Multi Pro gate, and innovation design lead

Lead Designer for the 2008 Jeep Renegade concept, Jeep and Dodge production interior midsize programs,

Design Director at Lotus Engineering on several Defense product development and full vehicle mass reduction programs

Sr. Lead Architectural Designer at General Motors Global Architecture studio

Sr. Lead Creative Designer in Chevy Truck Studio