Anja Lisa Hirscher, M.A.

Research Assistant

Helmholtzstrasse 18email: anja.hirscher(at)uni-ulm.detel.: +49(0)731 50-323 62
89081 Ulmroom: E.04fax: +49(0)731 50-323 59
Baden-Wuerttemberg
Germany

office hours by arrangement

Profile

Scientific Interests

  • Participative Design
  • Sustainable Consumption
  • Sharing Economy
  • Social Manufacturing

Research Projects

  • Sustainable Transformation of the Textile Industry in Dietenheim

Professional Career

  • Since 2010: freelance graphic designer
  • 2013 – 2014: research assistant at Aalto University in the field
    "Emerging Design Practices“
  • 2014 - 2016: doctoral candidate and research assistant in the Projekt "SHIFT – Support Systems for Sustainable Entrepreneurship and Transformation"

Education

  • 2009: Bachelor of Arts in Media Design, FH Vorarlberg, Austria
    bachelor thesis: "Konzeption & Gestaltung eines Guides zum nachhaltigen Modekonsum"
  • 2013 Master of Arts in Design: Creative Sustainability, Aalto ARTS University, Helsinki, Finnland
    master thesis: Joyful Participation in New Ways of Designing and Making Clothes.
    - Enabling person-product attachment to potentially reduce unnecessary consumption.
  • Since Sept. 2014 Doctoral Candidate, Department of Design, Aalto University, Helsinki