Bettina Nissen, Research Associate
Bettina Nissen is a design researcher and Research Associate in Design Informatics at the University of Edinburgh. She has a background in interaction design, digital fabrication and tangible data engagement and has worked with a series of creative industry organisations in the UK. Bettina received an AHRC-funded PhD in Digital Media and Human Computer Interaction from Newcastle University in 2017. She has recently lead the ESRC-funded research project After Money in collaboration with the Royal Bank of Scotland and New Economics Foundation and is currently working on the EPSRC-funded research project PACTMAN. Her practice-based research focuses on engaging audiences with complex technological concepts through accessible, provocative and tangible means and makings.
- Research through Design
- Designing with Data
- Data Engagement
- Data Physicalisation
- Digital Fabrication
Bettina’s research profile can be found on Edinburgh Research Explorer