Nicole Kind is head of subject area in Industrial Design a.i. at Zurich University of the Arts/ ZHdK, one of the major universities of the arts in Europe.
She also leads the generation of curricular content, structural organization of the subject matter, and university teaching of the degree program. She was trained as Industrial Designer at HGKZ (Zurich).
She occupies a leading positions in different design agencies in Switzerland and Germany and she’s also a jury member of numerous design awards and she is the co-founder of the Design and Technology LAB an interdisciplinary education lab for industrial design students at ZHdK and engineering students at the Swiss Federal Institutes of Technology / ETHZ.