Professor Paul Rodgers

Professor of Design

Research Overview

Paul Rodgers is Professor of Design at Imagination, Lancaster University. His research explores the discipline of design and how disruptive design interventions can enact positive change in health and social care and elsewhere.

Design Research for Change
Rodgers, P.A. 29/05/2018 In: Diseña.
Journal article

Design School: The Future of the Project
Rodgers, P.A., Bremner, C., Charman, H. 4/05/2018 Lancaster : Lancaster University. 166 p. ISBN: 9781862203532.

Disrupting Dementia through Design
Rodgers, P.A. 14/04/2018

Breaking Well-Formed Opinions and Mindsets by Designing with People Living with Dementia
Rodgers, P.A., Winton, E. 1/04/2018 In: CWUAAT 2018 Breaking Down Barriers. Cham : Springer p. 251-262. 12 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

The Design of Nothing: A Working Philosophy
Rodgers, P.A., Bremner, C. 15/03/2018 In: Advancements in the Philosophy of Design. Cham : Springer International Publishing AG p. 549-564. 16 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Why We Need Engineers to Make Art
Innella, G., Rodgers, P.A. 16/02/2018 In: Design Research Society 2018 Conference. University of Limerick 11 p.
Conference contribution

The Lancaster Care Charter
Rodgers, P.A., Bremner, C., Innella, G. 26/01/2018 In: Design Issues.
Journal article

A is for Anthropocene: An A–Z of Design Ecology
Rodgers, P.A., Bremner, C. 10/01/2018 In: LA+ Interdisciplinary Journal of Landscape Architecture .
Journal article

Making Sense: Harnessing Communication through Prototyping
Rodgers, P.A., Innella, G. 6/09/2017 In: The Design Journal. 20, Suppl. 1, p. S1154-S1166. 14 p.
Journal article

Paradoxes in Design Thinking
Rodgers, P.A., Innella, G., Bremner, C. 6/09/2017 In: The Design Journal. 20, Suppl. 1, p. S4444-S4458. 15 p.
Journal article

The Commodity of Trade in Contemporary Design
Innella, G., Rodgers, P.A. 6/09/2017 In: The Design Journal. 20, Suppl. 1, p. S647-S668. 23 p.
Journal article

User-Designed Dementia Care Pathways: A disruptive approach to mapping dementia support services
Carey, D., Tennant, A., Rodgers, P.A., Dodd, K. 6/09/2017 In: The Design Journal. 20, Suppl. 1, p. S2534-S2550. 17 p.
Journal article

Comparing University Design Students’ and Tutors’ Perceptions of Creativity
Rodgers, P.A., Jones, P. 06/2017 In: The Design Journal. 20, 4, p. 435-457. 23 p.
Journal article

Co-designing with people living with dementia
Rodgers, P.A. 15/02/2017 In: Co-Design. p. 1-15. 15 p.
Journal article

"Disrupting Dementia" Tartan Co-Design Exhibition
Rodgers, P.A. 25/11/2016

Design Research is Alive and Kicking...
Rodgers, P.A., Yee, J. 27/06/2016 In: Proceedings of the Design Research Society Conference 2016. Design Research Society p. 2679-2700. 22 p.
Conference contribution

An A to Z of Contemporary Design
Rodgers, P.A., Bremner, C. 22/04/2016 In: The Design Journal. 19, 1, p. 5-23. 19 p.
Journal article

Designing the "Perfect Day" Service around People Living with Dementia
Rodgers, P.A. 24/02/2016 In: Designing Around People . Cham : Springer p. 97-106. 10 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

"Disrupting Dementia" Tartan Design Exhibition
Rodgers, P.A. 23/01/2016