Dr. Lorraine Justice

General Information

Occupation: Industrial Designer, Professor

Birth Country: United States

Resident City: Hong Kong

Resident Country: China

Sources: http://www.idsa.org/absolutenm/templates/?z=106&a=2596



Employer: Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Title: Swire Chair and Head of the School of Design

City: Hong Kong

Country: China

Employer: Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech)

Title: Director of the Industrial Design Program in the College of Architecture



No apprenticeships on record


Name: National Endowment for the Arts Grant

Description: on the integration of technology and design

Name: Smithsonian Award in Education

Description: for the Mission to Mars exhibition developed in cooperation with the NSF and Apple Computer

Name: One of the top 40 influential designers

Description: awarded by ID Magazine

Date Received: January 01, 2006


Notable Projects



Professional Affiliations

Organization: Industrial Designer's Society of America (IDSA)

Role: Fellow

Publications By

Title: Emerging Asian Design

Publication: Roger

Volume: 3

Page: 32-33

Date Published: January 01, 2005

Notes: Lorraine Justice, head of Design School at the Hong Kong Polytechnic, reports on the latest designs emerging from Asian provinces - Japan, Korea, Thailand, Hong Kong, mainland China and Taiwan - looking at products being produced by her students and praticing designers alike, revealing a new ascendancy in Asian design quality from previous years.

Title: Predicting the Success of your Web Site

Publication: Design Management Journal

Volume: 12

Issue: 3

Page: 63-69

Date Published: January 01, 2001

Notes: Summer 2001. Lorraine Justice, Director of the Industrial Design Program at Georgia Institute of Technology,presents a process by way of establishing a Web site that attracts the ideal group of visitors and users. It's an approach that highlights the use of independent expert evaluators to fine-tune content and design. She notes common problems in the genesis of a site and amplifies her strategies with a short case study - Assistivetech.net, a Web site developed by the Center for Assistive Technology and Environmental Access in the College of Architecture at Georgia Tech and sponsored by the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research. The purpose of Assistivetech.net is to create a comprehensive, current, and usable public site for information on assistive technology and disability-related sources.

Title: Interface and Interaction: where we are; where we are going

Publication: Innovation

Volume: 16

Issue: 1

Page: 44-45

Date Published: January 01, 1997

Notes: A discussion of the importance of interface and interaction to product design in general and the experience of the user in particular.

Title: Why our future depends on it: graduate education in ID

Co-author: Craig M. Vogel, Roger Funk

Publication: Innovation

Volume: 15

Issue: 3

Page: 56-59

Date Published: January 01, 1996

Notes: Fall 1996. Examines some of the changes which are currently being made to the character and scope of graduate programs in industrial design in the USA. Specifically discussed are the courses taught by Illinois Institute of technology, Cranbrook Academy of Art, the University of Kansas, Georgia Tech, Arizona State University, Pratt Institute, Art Center College of Design and the University of Calgary.

Title: Online vs. CD-ROM technologies: the shades of gray in between

Publication: Design Management Journal

Volume: 6

Issue: 4

Page: 63-67

Date Published: January 01, 1995

Notes: Fall 1995. The author details the advantages and disadvantages of on-line versus CD-ROM technologies in storing, accessing, exchanging, and refining design information.

Title: Interactive multimedia design

Publication: Innovation

Volume: 13

Issue: 3

Page: 16-33

Date Published: January 01, 1994

Notes: Summer 1994.

Title: Morale factors among computer graphics users, a study

Publication: Innovation

Volume: 8

Issue: 2

Page: 33-34

Notes: special issue of Innovation devoted to computer aided industrial design

Publications About

Title: Lorraine Justice: raising standards

Author: Ernest Beck

Publication: I.D.

Volume: 53

Issue: 1

Page: 85

Date Published: January 01, 2006

Notes: Jan.-Feb. 2006. A profile of American educator and admistrator Lorraine Justice, a former director of Georgia Tech's design school who now oversees a program with 1,200 students at Hong Kong Polytechnic's design school, where she is Swire Chair Professor. Includes comments from Justice and Tucker Viemeister of the Rockwell Group.