MSc. B.Eng. Boon, M.J.B.
His main research activities are centered on the enabling role of design(ers) in enabling behaviour change and mapping different ways of in which 'research through design' processes can be structured and supported.
After a BEng in product design and a MSc in industrial ecology, Boudewijn Boon started his PhD at Delft University of Technology, focusing on stimulating young children's physical activity and play in hospital environments. Now close to obtaining his doctoral degree, he has started as a postdoc on the topic of designing for healthy lifestyles.
MSc, Industrial Ecology, Leiden University & Delft University of Technology
BEng, Industrial Product Design, The Hague University of Applied Sciences
Research assistant, Delft Institute of Positive Design, Faculty of Industrial Design Engineering, TU Delft
Research assistant, Reinvent The Toilet Challenge, Faculty of Industrial Design Engineering, TU Delft
Desk researcher, DPI Value Centre, Eindhoven
Specialisation/Field of research
- Design for children’s play
- Research through design
- Design with intent
Lectures and/or coaches students on
- Experiencing Persuasive Environments (ID5212)
- DfI Research Methodology (ID4256)
- Student assignments in several courses (ID4216; ID4170; ID4220)
- Graduation projects