Dr. Golnoosh Torkashvand, Professor
Part-Time Professor, George Brown College
Part-Time Professor, Sheridan college
Dr. Torkashvand is a Human-Centered Design specialist. Advocating participatory methods and co-creation, her research interest is design and development of physical and digital solutions that enhance quality of life for people through empathy. She is also experienced in application of technology-enabled solutions like AR/VR in modeling experiences to evaluate them. She has experience designing for a variety domain such as aviation and passenger cabins, business jets, digital mobile application, and service design. In Actinsite she is currently part of the design research team, attempting to conduct both primary and participatory research to better understand design requirements for further informing design decisions in Actinsite toolbox.