Adjunct Assistant ProfessorExecutive Director, IPD Program
Sarah Rottenberg is an Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Weitzman School of Design. Sarah is Executive Director of the Integrated Product Design Program at the University of Pennsylvania, a Master’s Program that brings together design, business and engineering for the purpose of developing new products and experiences and Faculty Director of the Executive Program for Social Innovation Design, a certificate program at the intersection of design and social change. She is also a co-founder of LIA Diagnostics, a Philadelphia startup developing a private, easy to use and sustainable pregnancy test.Sarah specializes in bringing people together to design products, experiences and businesses that are desirable, meaningful, feasible and viable. Sarah began her career as a design researcher at Doblin and was formerly a Directing Associate at Jump Associates. She has a Master of Arts in Social Sciences from the University of Chicago, where she specialized in anthropology, and a Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service from Georgetown University.