Travis J. Brown is the senior executive assistant dean for the IU School of Informatics, Computing and Engineering. He has built, and serves as the academic director of, the Innovation and Entrepreneurship Program and Cross-Curricular Education. He is also the executive director of the Shoemaker Innovation Center and the point of contact for strategic discussions related to the commercialization of faculty research. Brown also holds a special academic appointment as a core faculty member in human-computer interaction/design, which entails teaching design strategy and strategic design and serving as a faculty advisor for the HCI/d master’s students, as well as the co-director of the Grant Thornton Institute for Data Exploration for Risk Assessment and Management, or GT-IDEA.
Areas of Expertise
Design strategy, strategic design, entrepreneurship, product management, project management, human-computer interaction.