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Jos van Leeuwen

  • PhD
  • Associate Professor
  • The Hague University of Applied Sciences
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Jos van Leeuwen is Associate Professor in Interaction Design at The Hague University of Applied Sciences. Previously, he was associate professor at Eindhoven University of Technology and at the University of Madeira, Portugal, where he taught subjects in computational design and interaction design in several undergraduate, graduate, and PhD programmes. He was co-founder and member of the board of directors of the Madeira Interactive Technologies Institute and adjunct faculty of Carnegie Mellon University. His role at the Faculty of IT & Design at The Hague University is to provide leadership in developing the domains of Interaction Design and User Experience Design, both in research and education. His research interests are in social design in the urban context: What innovations are possible at the intersection of the physical and digital environments that we inhabit? What design approach and guidelines do we need at this intersection to create socially relevant innovation?


Co-authors (14)

  • Jeneefer Alsher
  • Tasos Spiliotopoulos
  • Clinton Jorge
  • Augusto Esteves
  • Mayur Karnik

Publications (5)

  • Stimulating collaborative behaviour in design education

    • Van Leeuwen J
    • Peralta L
    • Sampaio P
  • The iLand of madeira location aware multimedia stories

    • Dionisio M
    • Nisi V
    • Van Leeuwen J
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  • Building and supporting shared understanding in collaborative problem-solving

    • Deshpande N
    • De Vries B
    • Van Leeuwen J
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  • Distributed object models for collaboration in the construction industry

    • Van Leeuwen J
    • Van Der Zee A
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  • Evaluating design alternatives using conjoint experiments in virtual reality

    • Dijkstra J
    • van Leeuwen J
    • Timmermans H
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Professional experience

Associate Professor

The Hague University of Applied Sciences

April 2011 - Present



Technische Universiteit Eindhoven Faculteit Bouwkunde

January 1993 - June 1999(6 years)