November 26, 2013
Sooshin Choi has accepted the position of Provost at the College of Creative Studies in Detroit, Michigan. He has resigned from his position as Director of the School of Design effective at the end of this semester. Sooshin has been a valued member of the DAAP faculty since 2003, serving as Director of the School of Design since 2010. We wish him the very best in his new role at CCS.
Brigid O’Kane, currently Associate Professor of Industrial Design, has been appointed to Interim Director of the School of Design. Brigid has a BFA from the College of Creative Studies and a MFA from the University of Cincinnati. She joined UC in 2001 after 10 years as an award-winning industrial designer in the automotive industry. DesignIntelligence, honoring excellence in education and education administration, just listed her as one of the 30 Most Admired Educators for 2014. We welcome Brigid to our DAAP leadership team.
Please join me in congratulating both Sooshin and Brigid on their new positions.
College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning
University of Cincinnati