Head, department of Design and Visual Communication
Daret Othman Bdeir , Deanship Building
+962 6 4294444 Ext. 4350

Educational Background

Msc. Design & Digital media, University of Edinburgh, 2002.
Architectural Engineering
GCSE Certificate
Research Interests

 

Communication Design , Branding , Evolution of Signs and Symbols , Usability Design 

Experience
  •  April 2010 – Present: GERMAN JORDANIAN UNIVERSITY: School of Architecture and the Built Environment (SABE)

                  Department of Design and Visual Communication

 

                - September 2016 – present:

                   Position: Head, Department of Design and Visual Communication

 

                 - January 2015 – present:

                    Position: Instructor of Visual Communication Design

 

                 - September 2010 – December 2014:

                    Position: Full Time Lecturer  

 

                   Other tasks involved:

                      * Exchange Coordinator. September 2010 – September 2016

                      * Coordinating and supervising graduation projects

 

  •    June 2012 – June 2016: WSI - LNA for Innovative Solutions

                    Position: Internet marketing consultant & Instructional Designer

 

  •    November 2009 – April 2010 :   SSD ( Sufian Sawalha Design )

                 Position: Interior Designer  

  •    March 2009 – November 2009 : WSI - LNA for Innovative Solutions

                   Position: Head Of Graphics Department 

 

  •    March 2005 – March2009: RUBICON GROUP HOLDING

                   

                      -  July 2007 – March 2009: RUBICON GROUP HOLDING

                           Position: TV Producer

                           Project: Pink Panther & Pals 2D animation series

                          Rubicon Studios is co-producing the Pink Panther & Pals animated television series with MGM. 

 

                     -  March 2005 – June 2007: RUBICON GROUP HOLDING

                         Position: Department Head: Arts & Graphics

                         Projects: Jordanian E-Learning curriculum: E-Science project

                   Rubicon developed and produced the educational “e-Curricula” based on the most progressive                 educational technologies and international standards of teaching and learning.                                      

  •   September 2003 – February 2005: UNIVERSITY OF JORDAN

                    Position: Full time Lecturer of Design, Faculty of Arts & design, Visual Arts Department.

  •     August 2003  – February 2005 : Strategy for Networks & Programming Ltd.

                    Position: Part time Multimedia Designer

  •     October 2002 – August 2003: RUBICON GROUP HOLDING

                    Position: Multi Media designer & Project coordinator

 

  •     Projects:

                  The Royal Jordanian Promotional CD

                  Game design for the Jordan Traffic Website