Suining Ding, Ph.D., ASID
Suining Ding is a Professor of Interior Design at Purdue University Fort Wayne, where she also is the director of the Interior Design Program. Dr. Ding is a National Council of Interior Design Qualification (NCIDQ) Certified Interior Designer. She holds Evidence-based Design Accreditation and Certificate (EDAC) and earned a Ph.D. in Architectural Studies/Human Environmental Sciences from the University of Missouri-Columbia. Her inquiry line addressed Evidence-based Design in the healthcare environment. Dr. Ding’s work has resulted in numerous publications on teaching pedagogy and scholarly research in peer-reviewed journals and presentations at national and international conferences. During her professional practice career, Dr. Ding participated in the design of many large-scale medical centers, assisted living facilities, office buildings, and many different types of projects. She is a professional member of the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID). Dr. Ding has served in several leadership roles in professional organizations at the international, national, regional, and local levels, including the Interior Design Educator’s Council (IDEC).