JiscMail Logo
Email discussion lists for the UK Education and Research communities

Help for UTSG Archives


UTSG Archives

UTSG Archives


UTSG@JISCMAIL.AC.UK


View:

Message:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

By Topic:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

By Author:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

Font:

Proportional Font

LISTSERV Archives

LISTSERV Archives

UTSG Home

UTSG Home

UTSG  August 2017

UTSG August 2017

Options

Subscribe or Unsubscribe

Subscribe or Unsubscribe

Log In

Log In

Get Password

Get Password

Subject:

PhD Studentship with Jaguar Land Rover and Loughborough Unioversity

From:

Tracy Ross <[log in to unmask]>

Reply-To:

Tracy Ross <[log in to unmask]>

Date:

Thu, 3 Aug 2017 11:41:27 +0000

Content-Type:

text/plain

Parts/Attachments:

Parts/Attachments

text/plain (1 lines)

PhD Studentship: Understanding and Designing for the ‘Digital Native’ in the Context of Vehicle Human Machine Interfaces 
http://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BDG743/phd-studentship-understanding-and-designing-for-the-digital-native-in-the-context-of-vehicle-human-machine-interfaces/ 
 
Project Detail: 
In recent years there has been a growing trend in design which recognises the opportunities that arise from being aware of and designing for the behaviours of ‘digital natives’, otherwise known as ‘Generation Z’.  This trend involves developing an understanding of the aspirations and behaviours of people who have grown up in an environment in which detailed information on practically any topic is instantly available and constant connectivity to others is an expectation. This ‘always connected’ generation has the potential to exhibit challenging new behaviours and expectations in the context of automotive Human Machine Interface (HMI). The project will comprise of two key stages, with the first involving user centred research to develop an understanding of behaviours of digital natives. The second phase of the project will involve the development of exemplar in car HMI which account for the needs and behaviours of ‘digital natives’. Ideally candidates would have a multidisciplinary background in the areas of design, engineering and/or psychology/human factors. We would be willing to receive PhD proposals which focus upon stage 1 only, or the combination of stage 1 and stage 2 depending upon skill set of the applicant. The collaboration with Jaguar LandRover on this project provides an exciting opportunity to work with both academic and industry based supervisors. The PhD supervisors, Dr Steve Summerskill and Mrs Tracy Ross have a diverse range of research experience in the design and testing of novel physical and virtual interfaces and the assessment of existing systems using a range of objective and subjective techniques. 
**************************************************************************************** 
Tracy Ross, Senior Research Fellow 
Loughborough Design School, LDS.2.05, Loughborough University, LE11 3TU, UK 
Tel +44 (0)1509 226913   @TracyRossLboro   www.lboro.ac.uk/lds<http://www.lboro.ac.uk/lds>   @LboroDesign 
 
Most recent publications (see all my publications here<http://publications.lboro.ac.uk/publications/all/collated/hutr&q_from=2001&q_.html>) 
 
May, A.J. & Ross, T. (2017): The design of civic technology: factors that influence public participation and impact, 
Ergonomics, DOI: 10.1080/00140139.2017.1349939<http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/00140139.2017.1349939> 
 
Santamaria, L., Escobar-Tello, M. C., & Ross, T. (2016). Switch the channel: using cultural codes for designing and 
positioning sustainable products and services for mainstream audiences. Journal of Cleaner Production, 123, 16-27. 
doi:10.1016/j.jclepro.2015.09.130<http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2015.09.130> 
 
Mitchell, V. A., Ross, T., May, A. J., Sims, R., & Parker, C. J. (2015). Empirical investigation of the impact of using 
co-design methods when generating proposals for sustainable travel solutions. CoDesign, 17 pages. 
doi:10.1080/15710882.2015.1091894<http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15710882.2015.1091894> 
 
May, A., Parker, C. J., Taylor, N., & Ross, T. (2014). Evaluating a concept design of a crowd-sourced 'mashup' 
providing ease-of-access information for people with limited mobility. Transportation Research Part C: Emerging 
Technologies, 49, 103-113. doi:10.1016/j.trc.2014.10.007<http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.trc.2014.10.007> 
 
**************************************************************************************** 
 

Top of Message | Previous Page | Permalink

JiscMail Tools


RSS Feeds and Sharing


Advanced Options


Archives

October 2017
September 2017
August 2017
July 2017
June 2017
May 2017
April 2017
March 2017
February 2017
January 2017
December 2016
November 2016
October 2016
September 2016
August 2016
July 2016
June 2016
May 2016
April 2016
March 2016
February 2016
January 2016
December 2015
November 2015
October 2015
September 2015
August 2015
July 2015
June 2015
May 2015
April 2015
March 2015
February 2015
January 2015
December 2014
November 2014
October 2014
September 2014
August 2014
July 2014
June 2014
May 2014
April 2014
March 2014
February 2014
January 2014
December 2013
November 2013
October 2013
September 2013
August 2013
July 2013
June 2013
May 2013
April 2013
March 2013
February 2013
January 2013
December 2012
November 2012
October 2012
September 2012
August 2012
July 2012
June 2012
May 2012
April 2012
March 2012
February 2012
January 2012
December 2011
November 2011
October 2011
September 2011
August 2011
July 2011
June 2011
May 2011
April 2011
March 2011
February 2011
January 2011
December 2010
November 2010
October 2010
September 2010
August 2010
July 2010
June 2010
May 2010
April 2010
March 2010
February 2010
January 2010
December 2009
November 2009
October 2009
September 2009
August 2009
July 2009
June 2009
May 2009
April 2009
March 2009
February 2009
January 2009
December 2008
November 2008
October 2008
September 2008
August 2008
July 2008
June 2008
May 2008
April 2008
March 2008
February 2008
January 2008
December 2007
November 2007
October 2007
September 2007
August 2007
July 2007
June 2007
May 2007
April 2007
March 2007
February 2007
January 2007
2006
2005
2004
2003
2002
2001
2000
1999
1998


WWW.JISCMAIL.AC.UK

Secured by F-Secure Anti-Virus CataList Email List Search Powered by the LISTSERV Email List Manager