MELENDEZ DAVIDSON

About

 
Jonathan W. Melendez Davidson
Systems and Service Design

(b. 1992, San Juan, Puerto Rico.)

Trained as an architect, Jonathan developed an interest in systems thinking, critical design, futures planning, and social good. Realizing these issues could be solved utilizing more platforms than Architecture he decided to pursue a Master of Industrial Design degree at the Rhode Island School of Design. At RISD he focuses on better futures for marginalized communities through the development of human centered tools and services.

Recent positions include: Strategy Intern for RISD's Research + Partnered Projects Office & Executive Education; Research and Innovation Intern at Design Catalyst, a Rhode Island based design studio; and part-time Faculty at the Rhode Island School of Design.

Contact :

jmelende@risd.edu
787.381.9209
28 Fremont St. Unit #2,
Providence R.I. 02906