•PhD, Human-Computer Interaction - Carnegie Mellon University
     •MS, Human-Computer Interaction - Carnegie Mellon University
     •MA, Multilingual Information Management - University of Sheffield
     •BA, Psychology/International Affairs, Colorado College


  • Research Scientist, FXPAL (2014 - 2018)

    • Qualitative and quantitative research on remote collaboration tools

    • Methods employed: Interviews, lab studies, online experiments, user-centered iterative design and evaluation, "speed dating", field intercepts, observations

  • User Experience Research Intern, Google - Mountain View, CA (2013)

    • Conducted interview and survey research with web publishers

    • Performed usability testing for other Google Apps products

  • Research Intern, Microsoft Research - Redmond, WA (2011)

    • Field test/evaluation of prototype video meeting participation system

  • Research Assistant, University of Sheffield (2006-2008) MultiMATCH - European Union Information Technologies Project

    • Designed and conducted qualitative and quantitative studies (interviews, experiments) to inform and evaluate the interface development of a multilingual, multimedia search engine for cultural heritage material.

     •CHI Program Committee (2017-2020)  
   •IUI Program Committee (2019)  
     •CSCW Program Committee (2016, 2017, 2019)
     •ACM GROUP Program Committee (2016, 2018, 2020)
     •ECSCW Program Committee (2017)
     •Communities & Technologies Program Committee (2017)
     •CSCW Best Paper Committee (2017)
     •CHI Works in Progress Program Committee (2014, 2015)
     •Reviewer:  CHI, CSCW, UIST, IUI, ToCHI, MobileHCI, DIS, TVX, HRI

     •University of Colorado Information Science Dept. (2016) 
     •Stanford HCI Group (2016) 
     •University of Washington dub seminar (2015) 
     •Wikimedia Foundation Monthly Research & Data Showcase (2015)
     •Invited talk, Berkeley Institute of Design, UC Berkeley (2015)
     •Invited talk, University of Michigan MISC Group (2014)
     •Consortium for the Science of Sociotechnical Systems (CSST) Institute (2014)
     •Doctoral Consortium, CSCW (2013)
     •Doctoral Consortium, GROUP (2012)

     •Studio Instructor, CS247 - HCI Design Studio (Stanford) Winter 2016, 2017
     •Teaching Assistant, Human Factors (CMU)
     •Teaching Assistant, Human-Computer Interaction Methods (CMU)
     •English Teacher, French primary schools and Chinese university