Teaching with Technology Innovation Incubator Design Challenges

Organization: University of Colorado’s ASSETT (Arts & Sciences Support of Education Through Technology) Department

Project: Develop a series of design challenges for faculty teams

Year(s): 2019-Ongoing

Role: Internal Consultant to the Project

Major Responsibilities: Participate on internal team to design activities supporting development of the incubator

Process: Design + Deploy

Design + Deploy: Advise on the design of incubator Request for Proposals, Co-design and facilitate design challenge sessions for three independent faculty teams, Advise on the design of faculty project proposals, Support nontraditional proposal writing process within faculty teams


  • Three design challenges successfully facilitated
  • Faculty teams progressed to nontraditional proposal writing as prototyping
  • Driving toward 3-year ongoing design cycle- prototyping + testing innovative, cross-disciplinary teaching with technology initiatives