Benjamin Bush

Auburn University

Industrial Design

Raised in the woods of central Alabama, Benjamin Bush always loved the act of designing. He just never knew what to call it. Legos, K'nex and masking tape were the toys of his childhood. A childhood that was filled with exciting contrast.Ben grew up (sort of) and attended Auburn University and received both a Bachelor’s and a Master’s in Industrial Design.Since 2009, Benjamin has spent his time teaching in design schools throughout the Southeast United States. In each location he has advocated for the voice of the student through his leadership as and IDSA advisor. In 2013 Bush was awarded the "Young Educator's" award from the IDSA and Auburn's 2019 SGA Faculty Member of the year. Bush excels in the study abroad atmosphere leading students in France, Spain, Ireland, Scotland, and Hong Kong just to name a few. He teaches design fundamentals studio, senior studio, 3d computer modeling, digital prototyping, and professional portfolio. He has a special interest in prosthetics, orthotics, team building, sports design, games and rapid prototyping.