Dave Gottwald coordinates the Interaction Design emphasis of the Art + Design program at the University of Idaho. He is a practicing designer with over two decades of experience in design for user experience and interaction, print and digital media, and experience within the built environment. Dave's research explores the theming of consumer spaces and the genealogy and taxonomy of thematic design, continuing to expand upon his M.F.A. Thesis, Themerica™. He is currently collaborating on a book project, The End of Architecture, with Greg Turner-Rahman.
B.A. History, California State University, 2001.
M.F.A. Graphic Design, Academy of Art University, 2009.