Dr Timothy Whitehead is a Senior Lecturer in Product Design at Aston University, United Kingdom, with a research interest in developing tools and approaches to improve the design of products distributed in low-income countries. Timothy has developed a unique research area that has consisted of a number of projects funded through the Global Challenges Research Fund which utilise design methods and new technology to improve the
livelihoods of those living on less than $1 a day.
Timothy adopts an applied and practical approach to research with a focus on research impact.
Please explore the projects Timothy has led or had significant involvement in.
Improving the livelihood of those living on less than $1 a day, through design and frontier technology.