Skills

  • UX Research

  • Survey Creation

  • Interviews 

  • Qualitative Research ​​

  • Usability testing

  • Quantitative Research​​

  • Ethnography
  • Heuristic Evaluation

     

  • Prototyping

  • Wireframes
  • UI Design

  • Accessibility

  • Programming (Java, PHP, Javascript, Perl, Python)

  • Statistical Analysis (JMP, SPSS, R) 

  • Database Management (MySQL, Oracle, SQL Server 2000)

Andrea Johnson, PhD

UX Designer | Research Scientist

Web: drandreaejohnson.com

Phone: (762) 585-4532

Download CV Here

User Experience Researcher

Intel Labs

June 2015-present

  • Exploratory ethnographic research to identify new technology applications, along with identification of systemic factors that might affect adoption; translation of front-end research into technology implications; collaboration on new technology ideation and design; and user testing of designs and prototypes

  • Serve as research mentor providing guidance to junior team mates; evangelize grounding our UX work in design thinking and effectively bringing our stakeholders along through the process

  • Serve as peer mentor creating connections for new Intel employees; helping them create integration goals and objectives to ramp up and be productive within their teams across Intel.

  • Participate in STEM outreach activities to serve as technical advisor for Edison workshops; mentoring for K-12 and undergraduate/graduate students on career and life planning skills

  • STEM mentor for undergraduate/graduate students

Maker | Technical Mentor (temp assignment)

July 2015 - present

  • Serving as a technical mentor for the Make Tomorrow initiative to provide STEM and making access to urban and rural students in collaboration with the National Urban League.

  • Creating maker projects for STEM tutors to engage students; includes project design, implementation, documentation to www.makershare.com

Rotation Engineer | User Experience Researcher

August 2013 - May 2015

  • Applying HCI skills to experience prototyping and user research methodologies

  • Generation and representation of new product and service concepts in early PLC stages

  • Creating usage concepts for Next Generation Interaction (NGI) project

  • Executing and reporting on user research studies on NGI Project

  • Contributing to UI design of NGI prototypes

  • Contributing to concept diagrams and other visualization materials for NGI Project

Professional Experience

Rotation Engineer | User Experience Researcher

August 2013 - May 2015

  • Applying HCI skills to experience prototyping and user research methodologies

  • Generation and representation of new product and service concepts in early PLC stages

  • Creating usage concepts for Next Generation Interaction (NGI) project

  • Executing and reporting on user research studies on NGI Project

  • Contributing to UI design of NGI prototypes

  • Contributing to concept diagrams and other visualization materials for NGI Project

Education: 

Clemson University

Doctor of Philosophy Human-Centered Computing 

Title: Language Matters: Interactive Plain Language Tutor for Voting Language

Advisor: Dr Juan E Gilbert

Auburn University

MS Computer Science and Software Engineering

Title: Usability Size N

Advisor: Juan Gilbert

Spelman College

BS Computer and Information Science

Minor: Mathematics

 (Inducted into Upsilon Pi Epsilon Computer Science Honor Society)