DR Frances Joseph
She is also co-Director of Colab, AUT’s Creative Technologies Research Centre. Her research is concerned with innovation through design and new technologies, with a focus on areas of interactivity, e-textiles, and design research methodology. Frances teaches postgraduate papers in methodology and creative entrepreneurship and supervises Masters and PhD students. In 2006 Frances co-authored the successful GIPI grant application to establish the TDL and has led its strategic and research development over the past six years.