Teaching Staff (Communication Design)

Title Associate Professor
Research Fields Package design / Product branding / 3D composition
Ph.D. (Design), Iwate University
Master’s (Design), University of Tsukuba, Ibaraki
Bachelor’s (Visual Design), Daegu University, Korea
Selected Professional Experience
Associate Professor, Akita University of Art
Assistant Professor (2007-2009); Associate Professor (2010-2013), Akita Municipal Junior College of Arts and Crafts
Adjunct Professor, Baekseok University, Cheonan, Korea
Recent Activities <Selected design submissions>

Four colors (H500×W500mm). 2018 Korean Society of Basic Design & Art (KSBDA) Novosibirsk International Invitational Exhibition. Novosibirsk State University, Russia

History 2018 (H500×W500mm). 2018 KSBDA Ottawa International Invitational Exhibition. Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada

Magewappa no hako [Magewappa box]. 2017 Joint Exhibition of the Akita Prefectural Design Association and the Akita City Arts and Crafts Association. Akita Atorion, Akita

Image of Japan ‘Castle’ (H841×W594mm). 2017 International Brand Design Exhibition. Danang Architecture University, Vietnam

<Selected presentations / publications>

Pakkeji dezain ni okeru obigami no puroposhon ni kan suru kiso kenkyu [Basic research concerning the proportion of a paper strap in package design]. Doctoral thesis. Iwate University
Consideration of palatability concerning the proportion of a paper strap in package design (oral presentation; with TANAKA Takamitsu). 2017 International Conference of Asia Digital Art and Design Association. Gwangju, Korea
Courses Taught Contemporary Art Seminar (Communication Design)
Basic Computer Design
Basic Construction
Branding Design
Communication Design Lecture A
Communication Design Seminar A 1, 2, 3
Graduation Project (Communication Design)


Example Works
DANSK 焼き鍋 稲庭うどん 家庭用高圧清浄機
Package design, Dansk casserole Package design, Inaniwa Udon Package design, high-pressure washer

Further details (in Japanese) can be found at the following link: KONG Jinyell (Japanese page)