MSc. Dam, J.J.F. van

Joris van Dam is Research & Teaching Support Staff in SDE Labs at Faculty of Industrial Design Engineering. His work is focusing on Digital Fabrication/3D Printing, Advanced Manufacturing and Robotics


  • 2016 – 2019
    Master of Engineering; Integrated Product Development, University of Applied Sciences Utrecht 
  • 2015
    Teaching and Examination Qualification, The Hague University of Applied Sciences
  • 2004 – 2007
    Bachelor of Engineering; Engineering, Design & Innovation, Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences
  • 1994 – 1996
    Video&Audio Technology, Media Academy/Dutch Public Broadcasting Facilities (NOS), Hilversum 
  • 1991 – 1993 
    Theoretical Physics, first year examination, Utrecht University


  • 2018 – present
    Research&Education Support Technician for Advanced Manufacturing, Robotics, Digital Fabrication and Smart Textiles Research
  • 2012 – 2018
    Lecturer and labmanager 3dprintlab at The Hague University of Applied Sciences (Human Kinetic Technology)
    3dprinting, 3dscanning, CAD/CAM, manufacturing technologies, thesis counseling
  • 2006 – 2012
    Innovation manager, business analyst, functional system designer at KPN
    Projects: M2M/IoT, datawarehousing and dashboarding, GSM/SMS systems design  
  • 1996 – 2006
    Manager innovation & maintenance, technical engineer at NOS/TV West

Field of research (specialisation)

  • Advanced Manufacturing 
  • Robotics
  • Digital Fabrication/3D Printing
  • Smart Textiles 

Lectures and/or coaches students on:

  • MSc graduation projects 
  • Minor Advanced Prototyping (IO-Mi-135)
  • Digital Materials course (ID5454) 

Involved in the research project(s):