Claudia Núñez-Pacheco is a designer and a PhD candidate in the Design Lab at the University of Sydney. Her research investigates how bodily self-awareness can be used as a tool for human self-discovery as well as a generative crafting material for the design of aesthetic experiences. In her research journey, she has engaged in a multidisciplinary exploration that merges Design thinking and the novel inclusion of Focusing as a method and philosophy.
Her main topics of interest are:
- Design Research
- Aesthetics of interaction
- Focusing-oriented design
- First-person design methods
- Design Thinking; Human-centred design
- Critical design