Professor Tor Hovind is a Graphic Design faculty member at California State University, Long Beach. Within his tenure at CSULB, he has been on the  faculty for over twenty-eight years and was Chair of the Design Department (Industrial Design and Interior Architecture Design) for approximately six years. Beyond CSULB, Professor Hovind is the Founder of Tor Hovind Design, Design + Brand Consultancy. He has run a contract that centered on think tank work for the National Security Agency (NSA) and has been an expert witness on numerous cases notably for Coca Cola on a trademark disagreement. He has also been associated to numerous national and international brands and has lectured nationally and internationally on topics of branding and sustainablilty design. He has been featured in How, Step by Step and CMYK Magazines.