Dr Daniel Shin is a Senior Lecturer in Product Design at Nottingham Trent University (NTU). He leads and contributes to various modules across the Product and Furniture Design courses at NTU. He plays an active role in developing a subject wide approach to future developments in Design Thinking and approaches to design research within the Product Design department.
He leads a research sub-group called Design for Healthier Urban Living (DHUL). The group's focus is on exploring the role of design in bringing a behavioural change that contributes to healthier urban living.
Dr Shin’s research focuses on the role of design in changing people’s behaviour towards sustainability. Future research works will focus on advancing knowledge in the field of Design for Sustainable Behaviour - using design-led interventions to promote sustainability within domestic energy use and to promote health & well-being.