Jim Arnold

IDSA Oregon Chapter Chair
Industrial Design Faculty
Art Institute of Portland, University of Oregon

Jim has managed the design activity for numerous successful products in the recreation, automotive, and healthcare industries. He has been a member of the Industrial Designers Society of America since 1997. Currently, Jim teaches full time and designs part time. Skills include: design sketching, computer aided industrial design, design research, human factors; and fabrication of plastic, metal, and outdoor performance fabric based products. Other areas of expertise include: educational administration, curriculum development, product concept development, design for production, team management. Outside of work he enjoys family, trail running, backpacking, and cycling.