Design as Inquiry

dkrosner [at]

Office: Sieg Hall, Room 409
Campus Box: 352315
Office Phone: 206.685.3343

I am an assistant professor of Human Centered Design and Engineering and co-direct the TAT Lab at the University of Washington. My new book Critical Fabulations examines whose stories underpin design and how by reworking those stories we can make the world differently.

Selected Writing

Rosner, Daniela K. Critical Fabulations: Reworking the Methods and Margins of Design. MIT Press, 2018.

Rosner, D. K., S. Shorey, B. Craft, H. Remick (2018). Making Core Memory CHI'18. Best Paper Award.

Fox, Sarah E., Rafael ML Silva, and Daniela K. Rosner. "Beyond the Prototype: Maintenance, Collective Responsibility, and Public IoT." In Proceedings of the 2018 Designing Interactive Systems Conference, pp. 21-32. ACM, 2018. Honorable Mention.

Rosner, D. K. and S. E. Fox. (2016) "Legacies of craft and the centrality of failure in a mother-operated hackerspace." Journal of New Media & Society .

Rosner, D. K. and F. Turner (2014) Theaters of Alternative Industry In Design Thinking Research eds. C. Meinel and L. Leifer.