EunSook Kwon, PhD, IDSA
Professor, Hines College of Architecture and Design, University of Houston
Director, University of Houston Industrial Design Program
Professor EunSook Kwon, PhD, IDSA, developed the curriculum of the industrial design program at Hines College of Architecture and Design, University of Houston. She was recognized on DesignIntelligence’s list of “Most Admired Educators” for two years for “her insight to nurture and grow the program with her vision and passion.”
Kwon is an expert on creative design thinking and design strategy development. She holds a BFA in industrial design and a master’s degree from Seoul National University; and a master’s degree and PhD from The Ohio State University. She has served as juror on many design competitions including IDSA’s International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA).