Yingying Sun is a professor of industrial design at Zhejiang Sci-Tech University in China with more than 25 years of teaching experience. She has been teaching product design, design strategy, and design innovation to sophomores, juniors, seniors, and graduate students. Yingying has been successful in collaborating with the industry to introduce products such as home appliances and kitchen utensils to the Chinese and international markets. Yingying received several teaching/extension awards from the Ministry of Education and the General Commerce Association of China. Her works garnished many recognitions in design competitions, including an iF International Design Award.
She was a visiting scholar at the University of Cincinnati in 2011 and North Carolina State University from 2014-2016. She was one of the ten educators invited to present in the IDSA (Industrial Design Society of America) National Conference in 2016.
Area(s) of Expertise
Industrial Design, Design Education, Design Strategy, Industry and Interdisciplinary Collaborations