Ramneek Kaur MajithiaDean, Academic Development and Innovation
Ramneek Kaur Majithia is a passionate Academician and design professional, with over 18 years of experience in design practice, academics, research and product management. An alumnus of Delhi College of Art and National Institute of Design (NID), she further pursued Post Graduate Certificate in Higher Education from Nottingham Trent University.
Her industry experience pans across diverse organisations like Tata Interactive Systems, Moving Picture Company, Lintas, and projects for Discovery Channel, Cartoon Network, Escorts Heart Institute, LG Electronics, Khalsa Heritage Museum and more. She won awards for her work in viral videos and digital social ad campaigns.
After working with corporates, she moved to academics where she has been sharing her experiences with students through workshops/classroom and with the design community through paper presentations at international conferences, journals and book publications. Her research interests include design practice, design education, design thinking, storytelling and human-centered design. She has had the opportunity to be an external examiner at two well-known universities in India and has also conducted 'Design Thinking' workshops across the UK, Africa and India.
She is currently heading the portfolio of academic development and innovation, which looks at institutional initiatives like What’s Next, academic development, developing new courses and nurturing of existing courses, faculty development, research and innovation.