Dr Robbie Napper

PhD, BIndDes, GCertHigherEd

Senior Lecturer
Department of Design
MADA, Monash University
Research Expertise
Industrial Design, Transport Design, Modularity, User Centred Design
Dr Robbie Napper is an industrial designer, researcher and senior lecturer with the Department of Design at Monash University. Since joining Monash University in 2007 he has developed expertise in the design and manufacture of public transport vehicles, especially examining themes of modularity, mass customization, user experience and user-centred design in public transport. The results of this research are innovative production designs deployed nationally for Volgren Australia, as well as peer-reviewed papers in this area. His professional background includes work for British Aerospace and Suncorp electronics. He rides mountain bikes.
Industry Experience
  • Volgren Australia
  • British Aerospace
  • Suncorp Electronics