The UC San Diego Design Lab is a multidisciplinary research hub working across the UC San Diego campus, the greater southern California region, and with global partners. The Design Lab champions human-centered Design as a way of thinking in all arenas of life, business, education, and entertainment.

The Design Lab explores the interface between technology and people, building upon UC San Diego’s leadership in the cognitive sciences, healthcare, engineering, business, arts, and humanities. Its philosophy is to use technology to empower people through human-technology teamwork.