Euiyoung Kim is Assistant Professor of Design for Dynamic Stability in the Design, Organisation, and Strategy (DOS) department and Chief Research of People in Transit (PiT) / Mobility at the Faculty of Industrial Design Engineering at TU Delft in the Netherlands. Dr. Kim’s research and teaching interest involve a variety of areas of mobility, human-centric research, design thinking, new product design & development, design-driven innovation, and design education. Euiyoung was previously a lecturer & postdoc at Jacobs Institute for Design Innovation at the University of California, Berkeley. He was the research director in the Berkeley Research for Autonomous Vehicle Opportunities (BRAVO), and a co-principal investigator on several research projects on the topic of future mobility, design process and methods, cybersecurity, and next digital. He received a PhD degree at the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of California, Berkeley, focusing on Design Theory & Methods and New Product Development in the summer of 2016. He was granted a MS degree in Engineering Design Innovation at Northwestern University in 2011. Prior to moving to the United States, he worked in a strategic marketing team at Samsung Electronics.
Euiyoung has received several research and teaching awards, including the ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers) 2020 & 2016 Best Paper Awards, the ICED (International Conference on Engineering Design 2015 & 2013 Reviewers’ favorite Awards, the Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor Award 2014, UC Berkeley, Finalist of the 2020 Best Article Award, California Management Review. He is a Fellow of 2015 SIPFF (Summer Institute for Preparing Future Faculty) at UC Berkeley, an Autodesk Faculty Fellow, a member of ASME, IEEE, IDSA, and Design Society.
His industry collaborators/sponsors include Royal Schiphol Group (Amsterdam Airport), KLM, Scania, Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance, Renault Innovation Lab (Silicon Valley), The Center for Long-term Cybersecurity (CLTC) UC Berkeley, Samsung Research America, Mercedes-Benz Research & Development North America, Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology, and Samsung DMC UX & C-Lab.