Ramia Mazé (PhD), born in 1974, is Professor in Design for Social Innovation and Sustainability at London College of Communication, University of the Arts, United Kingdom. She is an editor of the leading scholarly journal Design Issues. Previously, in Finland, she was a professor at Aalto University and, prior to that, she worked at Konstfack College of Arts, Crafts, and Design, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, the national doctoral school Designfakulteten, and the Interactive Institute in Sweden. A designer and architect by training, her PhD is in interaction design. She specialises in participatory, critical and politically engaged design practices, as well as »research through design« and feminist epistemologies.