Jae Chae

Jae Chae

Assistant Professor, Graphic Design

    Heuser Art Center 202C
    (309) 677-3332



Chae received his M.F.A, in Product Design Interaction from Purdue University and his B.F.A, in Graphic Design from Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California. Previously, he served 7 years teaching Industrial Design as an Invited Professor in Korea and later taught at Purdue University for 4 years.

Prior to his academic career, he worked as a lead designer for various organizations for over eight years. Being a transdisciplinary designer, Chae is interested in investigating and developing holistic ecosystems in design that results in measurable impact over time.