Faculty

Jake Rynkiewicz

 

Jake Rynkiewicz
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Industrial Design
jrynki2@uic.edu
designconcentric.com

MDes Industrial Design, University of Illinois Chicago
BFA Industrial Design, Columbus College of Art & Design

Jake Rynkiewicz has been a practicing industrial designer since receiving his bachelor’s degree in 2008, and founded Concentric in 2013 to help companies and startups through the product development process. After earning his master’s degree in 2018, he has worked to convey this professional experience to his students at UIC’s School of Design and the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Additionally, with years of experience using CAD in his client work, Jake trains designers and engineers at a number of large companies in the best practices of using software such as Rhino, Solidworks, and Creo.