Arne Scheuermann (*1973) is a communication designer and design researcher. He holds a degree in communication design from the University of Wuppertal and earned a doctorate in the theory of filmmaking at the same institution. Since 2005, he is head of the research unit Communication Design at Bern University of the Arts (BUA). His research focusses on the visual rhetoric of graphic design in areas like health care and PVE as well as evidence-based design in social contexts. Arne Scheuermann is board member of multiple international editorial and advisory boards in design research and rhetoric.