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Michael Glaser
Michael Glaser
Associate Professor, Product Design



URBN Center, 270A

Mike brings over 30 years of combined experience in product development and design education. His passion is to explore and quantify a designer's way of being. He's driven by his love for all things design and has a passion to educate the next generation of thinker-makers. Mike holds an MFA from The Ohio State University and a bachelor's in Industrial Design from University of Cincinnati. Mike has teaching experience at The Ohio State University, Savannah College of Art and Design, and the Georgia Institute of Technology.

In addition to Mike’s pedagogical pursuits, he has a long career of developing products and design strategies for Hewlett-Packard, Ciba Corning, Data General, Telxon, Texas Instruments, and Whal Clippers, among others. Mike was previously Director of the Design at Ignition in Plano, TX, and has spearheaded the launch of two independent design firms.


MFA, The Ohio State University
BS, Industrial Design, University of Cincinnati
2023 Diatom Pop-Up exhibit - ANS Innovation Fund 2023 From Stigma to Statement - Convatec Sponsorship
Innovation Museum Mumbai India: Y-Center & Industrialist Kapil Agarwal