CV

I am a UX Researcher and Designer with a background in Psychology and Human-Computer Interaction

KEY SKILLS

User Research, Research Design, Qualitative and Quantitative Research, Statistical Analysis, Contextual Design, Ethnographic Research, Interviewing, Persona Development, User Requirements Elicitation, Heuristic Reviews, Prototyping, Wireframing, Storyboarding, Use Case Scenario Development

IT SKILLS

Adobe XD, Sketch, InVision, Balsamiq
Programming Languages: HTML, CSS, R
SPSS Statistics

 

EXPERIENCE

Professional Experience

 

January 2020 - Present

UX Designer

Reevoo

Sep 2019 - Jan 2020

UX Designer

Freelance

May 2019 - Jul 2019

RESEARCH ASSISTANT

Centre of Longitudinal Studies

  • Identified new tools and areas of research for nationwide long term research e.g. technical solutions to measure screen time and online behaviour in adults. The importance of identifying these tools was to reduce the time spent creating reports, improve reporting accuracy which is not always accurate, as well as increase the amount of data collected in order to have a holistic view of what a user

  • Presented report and reasoning of using these new tools to key stakeholders at a workshop and they were discussed for feasibility and costs for implementation. The CLS approved of the tools and are planning to carry research with them within the next year.

Dec 2016 - Aug 2019

PHD RESEARCHER

University College London

  • Planned and designed Usability, Accessibility, and User Research sessions to support the design and development of digital services on projects which were run at the ExCiteS research group funded by the European Commission

  • Projects worked on: WeGovNow, DiToS, Ecsanvis

  • PhD thesis focused on online platforms supporting communities of practice, and how identity characteristics of the participants can inform better design

Jan 2017 - Aug 2019

TEACHING ASSISTANT

University College London

  • Designed, planned, and delivered lectures

  • Uploaded learning material on the university’s platform as well as managed the online courses on UCL Extend

  • Created assignments that were based on a set of case studies based on the materials that were taught in class regards to usability and user experience principles in the design of citizen science platforms.

  • Helped students who required guidance and support in their studies

May 2016 - Jul 2016

USER RESEARCH ASSISTANT

Sony Computer Entertainment Europe

  • Assisted in carrying out user testing of a  Virtual Reality game for PlayStation 4

  • Processed NDA agreements from participants of the user testing. Explained to them the process of the game. Helped them with putting on their VR headsets, assisted them when they needed clarifications on the aspects of the game.

  • Helped participants fill their questionnaires at allocated times, and answered their questions at the end of the user testing as well as mediated a small discussion about the game they have tested

EDUCATION

Courses and Seminars

Nov 2016 - Aug 2019

PHD HUMAN-COMPUTER INTERACTION

University College London

Sep 2015 - Sep 2016

MSC HCI WITH ERGONOMICS

University College London

Sep 2012 - Jun 2015

BSC PSYCHOLOGY

University of Sheffield

Sep 2019 - Jan 2020

UX TECHDEGREE

Team Treehouse

Sep 2019

COPYWRITING

FOR THE WEB

General Assembly

Oct 2019

SERVICE DESIGN

General Assembly

 

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