G. Mauricio Mejía

mauricio-mejiaDr. G. Mauricio Mejia is a design educator, practitioner, and researcher. He is an assistant professor of design at Arizona State University. His practice and research work focuses on how design methods can be used in strategic goals such as better human experiences, the transformation of lifestyles, and social change. He has collaborated in diverse projects that include areas such as engineering, psychology, public health, sustainability, and business. Dr. Mejia has published works in visual communication, transdisciplinary collaboration, and design for behavior change. He has more than 12 years of experience in teaching in design programs in Colombia and the USA. He received a PhD in Design from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, and a Master of Design degree from the University of Cincinnati.


  • Ph.D. Design, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities 2013
  • M.Des. University of Cincinnati (Fulbright grantee) 2010
  • Industrial Design, Universidad Autonoma de Manizales, Colombia 1998