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Eugene Korsunskiy

Associate Professor of Engineering

Professor Korsunskiy discusses the Design Initiative at Dartmouth.

Research Interests

Design thinking; human-centered design; creative confidence; hands-on learning

Education

  • BA, Art & Art History, Williams College 2008
  • MFA, Design, Stanford University 2012

Awards

  • Woodhouse Excellence in Teaching Award, Thayer School of Engineering (2020)
  • Presidents' Good Steward Award, Campus Compact for NH (2019)
  • Apgar Award for Innovation in Teaching, DCAL (2018)
  • Engaged Practices Innovation Grant, University of Vermont (2015, 2016)
  • Innovation by Design Award, Fast Company (2013)
  • Educator’s Choice Award, Maker Faire Bay Area (2012, 2013)
  • Spark! Grant, Stanford Arts Institute (2011)
  • SiCa Fellowship, Stanford University (2010)
  • Phi Beta Kappa (2008)
  • Hubbard Hutchinson Memorial Fellowship, Williams College (2008)
  • Ruchman Fellowship, Williams College (2007)
  • Berkshire Art Association Fellowship (2007)

Startups

SparkTruck
Co-Founder

Selected Publications

  • Korsunskiy, E. "Instant Replay." In Greenberg, S.S. Creative Acts for Curious People: How to Think, Create and Lead in Unconventional Ways. New York: Ten Speed Press. (2021)
  • Korsunskiy, E., Williams, K., Burnett, B., and Evans, D. "Direct Your Curiosity." In Greenberg, S.S. Creative Acts for Curious People: How to Think, Create and Lead in Unconventional Ways. New York: Ten Speed Press. (2021)
  • Korsunskiy, E. "Designing Your Life." In Hall, S.W. Leadership Blueprints: Adopt, Adapt, Adjust. New York: Barrow Street Press. (2021)
  • Krummeck, K., Korsunskiy, E., and Garmon, G. "Reflections on Power and Privilege in Design: A Letter from Three White Design Educators." The Journal of Design and Creative Technologies. Vol. 4, Issue 2. (2020)
  • Korsunskiy, E. "Dismantling White Supremacy in Design Classrooms." Future of Design in Higher Education. (2020)
  • Korsunskiy, E., Hoffmann, K., Garmon, G., Angst, W., and Roeschmann, C. "Toward a Peer-Powered Resource for Teaching Human-Centered Design Projects at the University Level." The Journal of Design and Creative Technologies. Vol. 2, Issue 1. (2018)
  • Korsunskiy, E. "A New Kind of 'Flipped' Classroom." Leadership + Design. (2017)
  • Korsunskiy, E. "Wheeling our Learning Spaces into the Future." Leadership + Design. (2017)

Courses

Videos

Design Initiative at Dartmouth

Dartmouth Senior Design Challenge Presentations 2022

Senior Design Challenge: Overview

Senior Design Challenge: Pison

Senior Design Challenge: Patient Safety Learning Lab

Senior Design Challenge: Women's Health Resource Center

Senior Design Challenge: Weight & Wellness Center

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