Glen Hougan

About Me

Glen Hougan is a designer whose background is in the area of user experience, product development, and design thinking. He is principal of Wellspan Research and Design. a design consultancy focuses on healthcare issues and Bluezone Design, a design studio focusing on designing for an aging population. He is also an Associate Professor in design at NSCAD (Nova Scotia College of Art and Design) University. His current research is focused on the issues of designing for dignity and ageism in design. His work in these areas has been covered in everything from the Wall Street Journal to the New York Times.