Staff directory

Katherine Goodman

ASSISTANT/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR-
  • Innovation Initiatives

Kate Goodman is an assistant professor and associate director of Inworks, an innovation lab open to all students at CU Denver. She teaches Human-Centered Design (HCD) courses, often cross-listed with the College of Arts and Media. She researches transformative experiences in higher education — those moments when students connect what they learn in the classroom with the “real world,” a process that requires motivation and taps into their perceptual expertise and creativity.

Areas of Expertise

Human-Centered Design

Education, Licensure & Certifications

Valparaiso University
BS; Mathematics

University of Southern California
Master of Professional Writing & Fiction

University of Colorado Boulder
PhD; Technology, Media, and Society