HELLO! I'M AKEIYLAH.

I'm a Ph.D. student in Human Centered Design and Engineering with over 5 years of experience across research and design activities. I'm skilled in developing strategies to engage target populations in design, using mixed methods alongside iterative design processes, and developing unique solutions to unique needs.

My current work explores the design considerations of mHealth (mobile health) and text messaging based health interventions aimed to reduce health disparities. I'm excited to use nontraditional research methods in this space to support parents tracking their child's development.

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EDUCATION

September 2019 - Present

PH.D. HUMAN CENTERED DESIGN AND ENGINEERING | UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON

August 2016 - May 2019

B.S. COGNITIVE SCIENCE | UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, MERCED

 

MY EXPERIENCE

Impactful and challenging projects I've worked on.

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UX RESOURCES FOR NOVICE RESEARCHERS

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USABILITY EVALUATION OF MAPPING MOBILE APP

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Sunset in the Woods
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CONTENT AND LANDSCAPE ANALYSIS OF CHILD DEVELOPMENT APPS

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FAMILIES, TECHNOLOGY, AND COVID-19 EXPERIENCES

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Sunset in the Woods

MHEALTH INTERVENTIONS REVIEW

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TRENDS IN INTERACTION DESIGN WITH CHILDREN RESEARCH

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Homework Help
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DESIGN AND EVALUATION OF RATING SCALES WITH CHILDREN

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PROTOCOL DESIGN FOR HUMAN-ROBOT INTERACTION RESEARCH

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ON-BOARDING REDESIGN FOR CITIZEN SCIENCE GAME

University of California, Merced

MOBILE APP DESIGN FOR UNIVERSITY CAMPUS SUSTAINABILITY

University of California, Merced

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