Primary Research Area: Design Thinking, Methods, Materials & Education
Secondary Domain: Engaged Social Design and Organizational Strategies
Senior UX Designer with 7 years in UX and branding for companies of all scales across pharma, education, telecom, and hospitality. AJ holds a master’s in User Experience and Business from Rutgers University, where he serves as UXD Program Coordinator & Industry Advisory Board Member.
AJ currently works at Educational Testing Services, and his claim to fame is his ability to design in real-time. He loves to teach, learn alongside others, and ask a ton of questions. Other likes include video games, martial arts, and problem-solving.
Favorite Quote: “It’s not who you know– It’s who knows you!” – Unknown
My research area of interest is in new synchronous learning models to both increase the desirability of continuing education (especially design education), and create new business models for education.