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  • Tom Maiorana

  • Contact Information

  • Davis
  • United States
  • (GMT -8:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
  • Profile

  • University of California, Davis
  • Tom Maiorana is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Design at UC Davis and the founder of the Prototyping Systems Lab at UC Davis. Tom specializes in product design and development, design thinking, and prototyping. His research explores the ways which low-resolution prototypes can be used to create human-centered, complex systems. He is currently working on a series of video games to support wildfire preparedness. He is a 2021 Community Engaged Learning Faculty Fellows, at UC Davis. Tom has launched several design firms, and found his way into academia after his firm - Red Cover Studios - conceptualized and launched Hive at the Claremont Colleges. Tom grew up as one of six kids in an Irish-Italian household with no TV and he learned to draw as a way to entertain himself.

    Tom has an MFA in design from Stanford University and a BA in American Culture from Vassar College.

  • Prototyping Systems Lab at UC Davis

    Red Cover Studios


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