Tuuli Mattelmäki

associate professor, tenured

    • Otaniementie 14, 021450 Espoo


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    Artistic and research interests

    Tuuli Mattelmäki is expert in co-design and service design. She acts as associate professor, tenured, at Aalto University and as the Head of the Department of Design  The starting point for her research has been in empathic and explorative approaches in human-centered design. She is interested in public sector and service design related questions, and more recently in creative practices and transformational futures. 

    Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

    In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

    • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
    • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
    • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities

    Education/Academic qualification

    Doctoral degree, Arts and Design, Helsinki University of Arts and Design

    Award Date: 6 Oct 2006

    Master's degree, Arts and Design, Helsinki University of Arts and Design

    Award Date: 21 Mar 1997


    • Design probes
    • Empathic design
    • Co-design
    • Service design
    • creative practices


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