Wouter Eggink


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My Topics are Design, History and Meaning. I am especially interested in the relationships between Design, Technology and Society. My research perspective is on combining insights from Design History with Philosophy of Technology. Apart from that I am an expert in course and curriculum Development for the Design Disciplines.

I am also coordinator of the Mastertrack Human Technology Relations, (part of the Master Industrial Design Engineering), chairman of the Examination Committee of Creative Technology and iTECH, and have been External Examiner at Nottingham Trent University.

Research Fellow of the DesignLab

External positions

External Examiner, Nottingham Trent University

1 Sep 20151 Sep 2019


  • BH Aesthetics
  • Philosophy of Technology
  • Design History
  • Scenario Development
  • LB2361 Curriculum
  • Design Education
  • TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General)
  • Product Design
  • Design Engineering
  • Product Development
  • Design Innovation
  • Design Creativity


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  • Philosophy of Human Technology Relations in Design: The Practical Turn

    Eggink, W. & Dorrestijn, S., 12 Jul 2018, p. 57. 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperAcademic

    28 Downloads (Pure)
  • Editorial: Ethics as Creativity in Design

    Eggink, W. & Dorrestijn, S., 28 Jun 2022, DRS2022: EDITORIALS. Lockton, D., Lloyd, P. & Lenzi, S. (eds.). Design Research Society, p. 1-3 3 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademic

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    4 Downloads (Pure)
  • Ethics, design, and creativity: A fruitful combination

    Eggink, W., Dorrestijn, S., van der Heijden, K. & Ouwens, I., 28 Jun 2022, p. 1-15. 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperAcademicpeer-review

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  • Re-engaging with Design History through the Practical Turn

    Eggink, W., 2022. 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperAcademicpeer-review

    14 Downloads (Pure)
  • Ethics in Design Education, but different: Practicing the Practical Turn

    Eggink, W., 9 Sep 2021, Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference on Engineering and Product Design Education (E&PDE 2021): Continuity and Adaptability in Design and Engineering Education. Grierson, H., Bohemia, E. & Buck, L. (eds.). London: The Design Society, Vol. 23. 6 p. (E&PDE).

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    25 Downloads (Pure)