I interviewed Iris Bierlein, a UX Specialist with the NYU Libraries UX department .We discussed her role as a UX researcher, and her interest in qualitative research in particular.
KD: To what degree does your role as a UX Specialist allow you to commit time to research?
IB: I’m the lead on the qualitative research, so thinking about and designing research is a significant portion of what I do.… Continue Reading »
Can you tell me a bit about your background?
Sure. I went to high school in rural Michigan and, strangely enough, we had an amazing technology program there. I got involved with video production and making daily news announcements. I also got involved with Photoshop and web design. I was learning really great skills that you wouldn’t necessarily think would be happening in the early 90s in rural Michigan.… Continue Reading »
This interview was a part of an assignment for class where I had to interview an UX Professional to gain insights into the work environment, UX process followed in the industry and what does the future hold for UX professionals. I’d like to thank Mr. Varun Gupta for the interview, who was very patient enough to answer all my questions.… Continue Reading »
Fabrizio LaRocca is the Vice President for Corporate Design at Penguin Random House. With a 30-year career spanning print and digital publishing while leading a team of UX and visual designers, I got a chance to speak with Fabrizio about how he got started in publishing, career milestones, putting customers first, and communicating design ideas for such an iconic brand as Penguin Random House.… Continue Reading »
I interviewed Osi Imeokparia, an entrepreneur at heart and an expert at collaborating with designers in a fast-paced environment. She most recently led product for the Hillary Clinton campaign. Osi has had experience at companies small and large (like one called Google. You may have heard of it.) Here’s my chat with her about product, design, and future tech trends!… Continue Reading »
Nowadays, people live in a longer life. However, many of the elderly people suffered from chronic disease, such as diabetes mellitus, heart diseases, etc. The Intensive Ambulatory Care program was designed by Phillips Healthcare team and it for managing the patient’s condition both in hospital and home.
The design combines leading telehealth technologies which monitor and educate patients with a patient portal (eCare companion patient app).… Continue Reading »
I talked with Frank Lockwood – Group Director, Experience Design at 360i – about his entry into UX, his methods of research, workflows and strategies for achieving true user-centric experiences.
How did you get into the UX field?
My degree is in Visual Communications (Art Direction). While I was in college I taught myself front-end development and started my career as a double hatted designer and front-end developer.… Continue Reading »
I interviewed a UX designer recently. He has been in UX field for many years both in China and UX. He was kind enough to speak with me about his experience and design philosophy and also give me some ideas of how to finding a internship in UX field.
Tell me how you entered the field of user experience design?… Continue Reading »
As a UX Researcher and Strategist, Antoinette Colaizzi has over 20 years in the field leading design and research efforts for Web-based, mobile, and desktop applications. She is currently a managing consultant at IBM Watson Health and an IBM Design Thinking practitioner. We spoke recently about her career journey from systems engineer through the early days of “usability”, and the path to User Experience. … Continue Reading »