Acting Head of Mechanical Engineering and Design
Telephone:020 7815 8213
School/Division:Engineering / Mechanical Engineering and Design
Robin Jones is a lecturer and practitioner in the fields of product design, contemporary cultural theory and aesthetics. Currently Subject Area Leader for Design at London South Bank University, his main interest is focused on the emergent multi-disciplinary practices in product design, centred on the user-centric design and the factors appertaining to product success.
Robin was sponsored by the Ford Motor Company to read BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering at Imperial College, London and afterwards progressed to a postgraduate design course MDes at the Royal College of Art, London.
After graduating, he worked in Germany and the UK for a number of companies including Benn.Gurleyik Design Studio, Stuttgart and Ogle Design, Letchworth. He has tutored at a number of art and design colleges including Central Saint Martins, and is currently at London South Bank University.