About

Hi, I’m Ozan Soyupak. I’m a researcher and designer graduated from Industrial design.

You can contact me via my e-mail adress “ozansoyupak@gmail.com“.

You can reach my CV (academic) and resume here.

I graduated from METU Department of Industrial Design in 2010.

I completed Industrial Design Master Progamme of ITU in 2015 with my thesis named as “The Place, Imporance and Specifications of Material Knowledge in Industrial Design Education: A Study on Undergraduate Departments in Turkey”.

I got my PhD in 2019 in the same department and completed my thesis entitled as “Possible Interactions and Collaborations Between Industrial Design Education and Startup: An Experimental Study on ITU Ecosystem”.

I worked as a research assistant in ITU Industrial Design Department from 2014 to 2018. I took part in courses, mainly design studios, design thinking and material courses. For now, I’m working as a research assistant in Osmaniye Korkut Ata University.

I’m interested in design thinking, material studies, toys, 3D Printing and startups and any other related subjects.