Berit Greinke is a junior professor in Wearable Computing at the Berlin University of the Arts and Einstein Center Digital Future.
Her research focuses on engineering design methods and fabrication techniques for electronic textiles and smart materials, combining crafts with novel manufacturing technologies. Her work is multidisciplinary, informed by research and practice within design, art, physics, materials science, and electronic engineering. She aims to initiate innovation and foster a collaborative relationship between arts and engineering disciplines, fluidly crossing boundaries by producing designed objects, installations, performances and cross-disciplinary workshops.
She has obtained a PhD at the Doctoral Training Centre (DTC) for Media and Arts Technology at Queen Mary University of London (2017), and has worked as a researcher and post-doc at Design Research Lab, Berlin University of the Arts and at the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence.