Exploring human-machine interaction, with special attention to artificial intelligence and algorithmically-driven technologies, to understand the impacts on the human mind and its wellbeing.
Applying psychological science to the interaction between people and all forms of media technologies (with a flourishing emphasis on positive media technologies and expertise with social media networks).
Studying and designing human-computer interactions for evidence-based well-being interventions, with a benevolent focus on happiness, empathy, and human resilience.
Understanding the psychological roots and technological underpinnings influencing political behavior, motivated reasoning, and other dimensions of digital politics.
Designing persuasive experiences by leveraging facets from psychological aesthetics, neuroscience, and human evolution.
Enhancing human-centeredness across user experiences and information technology solutions for digital innovation projects in collaboration with production and marketing departments.
Producing strong visual communications to aestheticize narratives and information to escalate emotion, relevance, and meaning.
Depicting, drawing, and otherwise communicating via hand-drawn and traditional methods as much as possible before incorporating digital elements or computerized processes.
Visual Art & Illustration