CLAUDIA DE GIORGI

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Componente Comitato di Ateneo per la ricerca (Comitato di Ateneo per la ricerca, il trasferimento tecnologico ed i servizi al territorio)
Componente Gruppo di lavoro Osservatorio di Genere (Gruppo Lavoro Osservatorio di Genere)
Garante dei Ricercatori
Presidente Presidio di Qualità di Ateneo (Presidio di Qualità di Ateneo)
Academic Advisor for Trans and Gender Identity Policy
Vice Rector for Quality, Welfare and Equal Opportunities

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Architect and Full Professor of Design at Politecnico di Torino.

She is a researcher in the field of the culture of materials for innovative design, technologies and production processes, investigating the sensory and sustainable dimension in a human-centred approach to design, which pays attention to people real needs: functional, relational and perceptive.

The work is carried out in close connection to the regional manufacturing sectors as part of a complex system of relationships which aims to disseminate innovation and develop new technological paradigms and, new, more sustainable production scenarios.

Scientific Director of MATto, innovative materials archive open to Piedmont SMEs, in 2013 she received the Honorable Mention of the Compasso d'Oro ADI for the Materialmente project, a joint research and teaching operation dedicated to design for the enhancement of the Piedmont’s cultural heritage.

Disciplinary Espert ANVUR for the evaluation of university Courses, since 2018 she is Vice Rector for Quality, Welfare and Equal Opportunities at the Politecnico di Torino.

Scientific branch ICAR/13 - DISEGNO INDUSTRIALE
(Area 0008 - Ingegneria civile e Architettura)
Identifiers ORCID: 0000-0002-9667-5330
Research topics
  • Material's Design Culture
  • Design for territory
Skills and keywords

ERC sectors

SH5_8 - Cultural studies, cultural identities and memories, cultural heritage PE8_10 - Industrial design (product design, ergonomics, man-machine interfaces, etc.) SH5_7 - Museums, exhibitions, conservation and restoration PE8_9 - Production technology, process engineering SH2_6 - Sustainability sciences, environment and resources PE8_11 - Sustainable design (for recycling, for environment, eco-design) SH5_4 - Visual and performing arts, film, design

SDG

Goal 5: Gender equality Goal 3: Good health and well-being for people Goal 9: Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure Goal 4: Quality education Goal 12: Responsible consumption and production Goal 11: Sustainable cities and communities

Keywords

Identity, usability, comprehensibility, human-centered design, design for all, innovative materials, support to smes, design for territory, design for cultural heritage, sensory design, materials archive, observatory design piemonte
Scientific responsibilities and other assignments

Awards and Honors

  • Start Cup Piemonte e Valle d’Aosta conferred by Start Cup Piemonte Valle d'Aosta, Italy (2010)
  • ADI Design Index conferred by ADI - Associazione per il Disegno Industriale, Italy (2013)
  • ADI COMPASSO D'ORO conferred by ADI - ASSOCIAZIONE PER IL DISEGNO INDUSTRIALE, Italy (2013)
  • Young & Design conferred by Rima Editrice, Italy (2013)

Fellowships

Editorial boards

  • DIID. DISEGNO INDUSTRIALE INDUSTRIAL DESIGN (2021-), Scientific Committee member
  • DESIGN PRINCIPLES & PRACTICES (2019-), Editorial board member
  • DESIGN TERRITORIES (2014-), Director

Other research or teaching roles outside Politecnico

  • Ricercatore confermato at Universidade do Estado de Minas Gerais - UEMG (30/9/2013-4/10/2013)

Roles as evaluator or expert

  • ACCREDITAMENTO PERIODICO DEI CORSI DI STUDIO. 2017
    ANVUR - AGENZIA NAZIONALE DI VALUTAZIONE DEL SISTEMA UNIVERSITARIO E DELLA RICERCA.
  • ACCREDITAMENTO INIZIALE DEI CORSI DI STUDIO. 2017
    ANVUR - AGENZIA NAZIONALE DI VALUTAZIONE DEL SISTEMA UNIVERSITARIO E DELLA RICERCA.
  • ACCREDITAMENTO PERIODICO DEI CORSI DI STUDIO. 2016
    ANVUR - AGENZIA NAZIONALE DI VALUTAZIONE DEL SISTEMA UNIVERSITARIO E DELLA RICERCA.

Non-commercial collaboration agreements

  • Convenzione ai sensi dell'art. 15 della L. 241/1990 tra il Politecnico di Torino e l'Università degli Studi di Torino - Dipartimento di Psicologia per attività inerenti il benessere psicologico e la qualità della vita, (2019-2023) - Responsabile contrattuale

    Non-commercial collaboration agreements with public institutions

    Countries

    • ITALIA

    Institutes/Companies

    • UNIVERSITA' DEGLI STUDI DI TORINO
  • Adesione alla rete SAR International (Scholars at Risk) e alla Sezione SAR Italia, (unknown date-unknown date) - Responsabile Scientifico

    Enti Partecipati

    Countries

    • ITALIA
    • STATI UNITI D'AMERICA

    Institutes/Companies

    • SCHOLARS AT RISK - Sar international
  • Donna Professione STEM - Associazione di Promozione Sociale, (unknown date-unknown date) - Responsabile contrattuale

    Enti Partecipati

    Countries

    • ITALIA

    Institutes/Companies

    • Donna Professioe STEM - Associazione di Promozione Sociale