Hsin-Chun Wang is Director of the Product Design program, teaching in areas of design, entrepreneurship and prototyping. Born and raised in Taiwan, Hsin-Chun Wang enjoys experiencing different lives and cultures, favorites in contemporary art and logical thinking. After received B.S. degree in Industrial Design in National Cheng Kung University, he worked for DID Institute as industrial designer in Taipei from 2002 to 2005, then came to US for further study at Cranbrook Academy of Art. He went on to join Zeikos Inc. as senior industrial designer in New York. In 2014, he co-founded HCWD Studio with his partner Ye Liu, who also teaches in the Product Design program.
Hsin has a great deal of experience designing and launching products that have been successfully funded on Kickstarter and sold through retailers including the MOMA store. His practice is based in New York City, was recently named as 50 Young Professionals on Red Dot for 2016, awarded 2016 Best Designers/Best Design Studio from the International Furniture Fair Singapore, and was a nominee of the German Design Awards 2016.