Professor Lynn-Sayers McHattie
Professor of Design Innovation
Lynn-Sayers McHattie, PhD, MBA, BA, PG Cert, FRSA is Programme Director for Research. Lynn’s research foregrounds questions around “crafting futures” in the creative economy. Her research explores craft and textile practices that connect to the indigenous landscape and culture of island communities and the role innovation can play in socio-cultural. She works extensively in the Highlands & Islands of Scotland and S.E. Asia. Lynn is involved in supervising doctoral and M.Res. students whose interdisciplinary inquiries blur the boundaries between addressing contextually located social and cultural challenges and design innovation practice.