Jon Kolko

Jon Kolko Jon Kolko is the founder of Austin Center for Design, a progressive educational institution teaching interaction design and social entrepreneurship. He is also a partner at [ Modernist Studio].

Kolko has held the positions of Vice President of Design at Blackboard and at [ MyEdu]; Executive Director of Design Strategy at [ Thinktiv], a venture accelerator in Austin, Texas; and both Principal Designer and Associate Creative Director roles at [ frog design], a global innovation firm. He was also a Professor of Interaction and Industrial Design at the Savannah College of Art and Design. Kolko has also held the role of Director for the Interaction Design Association ([ IxDA]), and Editor-in-Chief of Interactions magazine, published by the ACM.

Kolko is the author of the following books:

* [ Thoughts on Interaction Design], published by Morgan Kaufmann * [ Exposing the Magic of Design: A Practitioner's Guide to the Methods and Theory of Synthesis], published by Oxford University Press * [ Wicked Problems: Problems Worth Solving], published by Austin Center for Design * [ Well Designed: How to Use Empathy to Create Products People Love], published by Harvard Business Review Press * [ How I Teach], published by Austin Center for Design * [ Creative Clarity], published by Brown Bear Press Provided by Wikipedia
by Kolko, Jon
Published 2010