Amina Pereno

Assistant Professor with time contract
Department of Architecture and Design (DAD)


Research interests

Circular economy
Packaging design
Sustainable design
Sustainable healthcare
Systemic design


Amina Pereno, PhD, is an Assistant Professor in Design at Politecnico di Torino, Italy. She has been a Lagrange Project fellow at ISI Global Science Foundation (Italy) and a visiting researcher at the Nordic Center for Sustainable Healthcare (Sweden). In 2022, she co-founded the Systemic Design Lab at Politecnico di Torino ( Her research focuses on systemic design applied to socio-technical systems and their sustainable transition. She has participated in many national and international projects on Circular Economy. She is lecturer of the Environmental Product Requirements course at the bachelor’s degree in Design and Communication, Politecnico di Torino.

Scientific branch

(Area 0008 - Civil engineering and architecture)


ERC sectors

PE8_11 - Sustainable design (for recycling, for environment, eco-design)


Goal 12: Responsible consumption and production


Courses of Study Boards


Master of Science

MostraNascondi A.A. passati

Bachelor of Science

MostraNascondi A.A. passati


Research projects

Projects funded by competitive calls

Supervised PhD students

  • Martina Spinelli. Programme in Gestione, Produzione E Design (cycle 38, 2023-in progress)


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