Kenneth Liberman Seminars on YouTube


Kenneth Liberman visited our university in Kolding in March and April. During that time he gave four lectures on “A Guide to Ethnomethodology’s Program” and one lecture on “Social Phenomenology: Edmund Husserl on Objectivation, Intersubjectivity and Community Affairs” We recorded the lectures and made them available for everyone on YouTube...

Professional Apprenticeship


What is it? The professional apprenticeship is part of a course called Professional Roles. During the apprenticeship the students get the opportunity to do research and learn to communicate their research under the guidance of a researcher. A number of researchers propose research projects to the students and they choose...

SIDeR 2015 Conference


Student Interaction Design Research Conference (Sider2015) The Student Interaction Design Research Conference was inaugurated in 2005 in Sønderborg as a means of enabling interaction design students to participate in and contribute to research in the then emerging discipline of interaction design. A number of prestigious universities have since been hosts...

Data Sessions


The Social Objects project team meet on a regular basis to discuss their project and to have data sessions. During a data session, one researcher presents a part of their data. In the social objects project the researcher prepares a transcript with a video. The researcher explains their research question...

PhD Defense


PhD Defense Institute for Design and Communication Ditte Storgaard defends her thesis Treatability. Sociomaterial Configurations of Diabetes and Hearing Loss Where Guestcafe (Room 31.02, 6th floor) Universitetsparken 1, 6000 Kolding, SDU Kolding When 27. February 2015 12:00 Examiners Wendy Gunn, University of Southern Denmark Christina Wasson, University of North Texas...

Chile vs User Centered Design


Chile is a culturally diverse and rapidly growing country – especially when it comes to technology. This growth creates demands and expectations not only from businesses, but also from the people living in Chile. Carolina Sandoval gave us an interesting insight into Chile’s development and made us aware of the challenge...

Call for Papers


11th Student Interaction Design Research conference SIDeR is an international forum for showcasing papers, demos and posters from interaction design students. The conference will take place 27-28 of March, 2015 and will be held in Kolding, jointly organised by students from the two educational programs in Interaction Design in Kolding:...

Breaching Objects


Breaching objects As part of the “Social Objects For Innovation and Learning” (SOIL) Project, I am conducting my PhD research on how objects’ physical characteristics are explored, made sense of, and ultimately employed by people as resources in their everyday. To study this theme I design “breaching objects”: artifacts that...

Invitation Open Space Seminar 2015 January


Collaborative Nytårskur/Open Space Where and when SDU Kolding Universitetsparken 1 Gæstecaféen (61.01) Wednesday 14 January 2015 9.30 – 15.30 The first three Open Space seminars have been successful in suggesting themes for SDU Design seed projects, and for discussing other significant issues, such as design teaching and learning, and collaboration...

Seed Project Outcome Business kills Creativity


"Out of the seed project "Design in the Textile and Fashion Industry" a cross-disciplinary research project on entrepreneurs in the creative (fashion) industry emerged. “Business kills Creativity – or Creativity kills Business” Summary Traditionally, entrepreneurial companies (SME’s) often run into the dilemma of how to ensure growth while still being creative,...