Sofía Bosch Gómez

Sofía Bosch Gómez

PhD in Transition Design

sboschgo@andrew.cmu.edu

Sofía is a designer and researcher interested in the overlaps between design, public sector innovation and design education. Her research focuses on the role of design and designers within the Mexican public service, taking into account local and pedagogical circumstances in the development of government innovation spaces.

As a Teaching Fellow in the School of Design, Sofía teaches at the undergraduate and graduate level. She is also a Graduate Teaching Fellow at the Eberly Center for Teaching Excellence and Educational Innovation where she supports the professional development of CMU graduate students' teaching skills.

Her professional practice spans over a diversity of Mexican federal and local government offices as the National Digital Strategy, the Lab for the City and Agency for Digital Public Innovation. She has also worked and collaborated with international and philanthropic institutions as the International Labour Organization and Bloomberg. 

As a Chevening Scholar, Sofía studied an MA in Design: Critical Practice from Goldsmiths College and holds a BFA in Design from Concordia University. She is the co-host of the  bilingual podcast Design in Transition/Diseño en Transición. 

Research interests:

  • design research for policymaking and implementation
  • systems thinking
  • design pedagogies

Studio: MM 108