>> prof. marion digel
Dean Faculty of Design I Folkwang University of the Arts
Professor for Design Foundations and Basic Design 3D in Industrial Design
>> curriculum vitae
1978-1980 Liberal Arts Education at the University of Connecticut, Minor in Graphic Design.
1980-1987 Major in Industrial Design at the University of the Arts, Berlin. Degree: Diploma 1987-1992
Foundation and organization of a design department at SICHERT GmbH, a producer of Medical and Corporate Furniture.
1992–2006 Head of the Design studio designmariondigel
Parallel: Teaching experience at several design schools
Since 2006 Freelance Designer in the fields of Furniture-, Product-, and Environmental Design
Since 2006 Permanent position as Professor for Foundations and Basic Design in 3D at the department
of Industrial Design at the Folkwang University of the Arts. (tenure track)
October 2007-July 2012 chairperson of the department Industrial design.
July 2012–April 2013 Acting Dean of the Faculty of Design
Since April 2013 Dean Faculty of Design