About Job Rutgers
Job is passionate about... and participatory approach
Job is a Sr. design facilitator at OCADU Co, the executive Education arm of the university. Job is a full professor in Design at OCAD University in Toronto. At OCADU, he has co-designed the Industrial Design Curriculum (BA) and the Design for Health curriculum (MA).
Job has expertise in experience design, interaction design, strategic design and ambient experience design. He also worked as a design strategist with VUKA Innovation, working on systemic healthcare challenges. In addition, he was teaching Leading System Change at MaRS’ studio [Y] fellowship.
Prior to receiving tenure at OCADU, Job has long been associated with Philips Design in the Netherlands as a Strategic Design Consultant. At Philips Design, he was the creative director for several multi-disciplinary research projects funded by the European Union. He co-developed the award-winning Ambient Experience Design service and has implemented ambient experience concepts in hospitals, the hospitality industry and public spaces around the world.