College for Creative Studies: Transportation Design


Hojoon Kang

Assistant Professor

BS, Art Center College of Design

Research Interests:

He is interested in the optical illusion with automotive design and developing total systems for autonomous.

Professional Experience:

For Ford Motor Company, he designed exterior and solutions for Lincoln Corsair and Nautilus. While at FCA (Fiat Chrysler Automobiles), he designed Jeep Renegade exterior for the younger generation. Hojoon also developed RAM midsize and fullsize trucks and enjoyed the Fiat 500L program. At General Motors, he developed and designed Chevrolet Malibu exterior and details. He has a lot of American automotive design experience and knowledge with BIG 3.

Significant Publications/Presentations/Exhibitions:

  • Lincoln Corsair
  • Michelin Challenge Design (Teaching @ CCS)
  • Jeep Renegade 
  • Chevrolet Malibu
  • Art Center College of Design Exhibitions