Amina Pereno

Fixed-term tenure-track assistant professor
Department of Architecture and Design (DAD)

Profile

Research interests

Circular economy
Circular product design
Design for sustainability
Packaging design
Sustainability transitions
Sustainable healthcare
Systemic design

Biography

Amina Pereno, PhD, is an Assistant Professor in Design at the Politecnico di Torino. She has been a Lagrange Project fellow at the ISI Global Science Foundation (Italy) and a visiting researcher at the Nordic Center for Sustainable Healthcare (Sweden). In 2022, she co-founded the Sys - Systemic Design Lab research centre at the Politecnico di Torino (www.systemicdesignlab.it). Her research focuses on systemic design applied to socio-technical systems and their sustainable transition. She has coordinated and participated in many national and international projects (Horizon, Interreg Europe, Erasmus+, PNRR). She is a lecturer of the course ‘Environmental Product Requirements’ for the Bachelor's Degree in Design and Communication and ‘Design About Food’ at the inter-university Degree in Sustainable Design for the Food System.

Skills

ERC sectors

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

SDG

Goal 3: Good health and well-being
Goal 11: Sustainable cities and communities
Goal 12: Responsible consumption and production

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Teaching

Collegi of the degree programmes

Teachings

Master of Science

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Bachelor of Science

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Teaching and training projects

Projects funded by competitive calls

Research

Centres

Research projects

Projects funded by competitive calls

Supervised PhD students

  • Cecilia Padula. Programme in Gestione, Produzione E Design (38th cycle, 2022-in progress)
  • Martina Spinelli. Programme in Gestione, Produzione E Design (38th cycle, 2023-in progress)
  • Asja Aulisio. Programme in Gestione, Produzione E Design (37th cycle, 2021-in progress)
  • Wen Lu. Programme in Gestione, Produzione E Design (37th cycle, 2021-in progress)
    Research subject: Design of healthcare systems for sustainable territorial development
    Design
    management / gestione
    innovation / innovazione
    services / servizi
    sustainability / sostenibilità
    Design
    management / gestione
    innovation / innovazione
    services / servizi
    sustainability / sostenibilità

Publications

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