David is Course Leader for Product Design at the University of Wolverhampton. He has previously held senior roles in Three Dimensional Design, Computer Aided Product Design, and Computer Aided Engineering Design within the School of Art and Design and School of Engineering. He has 25 years teaching experience on University Undergraduate and Post Graduate Awards, PhD Research and Post-Doctoral supervision.
David has extensive professional design experience including working at many levels within companies as a staff in house designer, design consultancy, and as Senior Design Manager for companies such as Thorn EMI and GEC. David’s expertise in working in the UK and Far Eastern consumer markets for major consumer electronics and appliance companies. He was Head of European Design for major international consumer electronic company based in Taiwan working with companies such as Sony, Aiwa, Fujitsu and IBM.
David has extensive experience in Knowledge Transfer and have been involved in 18 strategic knowledge transfer partnerships of technology between UK education and Industry.