As designers, I genuinely believe in the power we have to make lasting impact on people’s lives through our work - especially with good, inclusive design. Inspiration comes from everywhere and I seek to challenge myself in thinking across and bridging disciplines.
Design & Work Experience
UX Researcher (GRA)
Pennebaker Language Lab, UT Austin
Dec 2019 - Present
UX Designer (GRA)
AI Health Data Challenge, UT Austin
Sep 2019 - Dec 2019
Studio Chintala, Bangalore
Aug 2018 - Jan 2019
Editor, Product Design Lead
Design Mafia Studio, New Delhi
Sep 2014 - Apr 2017
Working on UX design and UX writing by leveraging behavioral psychology principles with effective use of linguistics to provide better experiences for users inside digital products and interfaces.
Researching the use of language by users in online communities, particularly in business communication and negotiations to create a linguistics UX catalog for persuasive, delightful, friendly and customized user experiences.
Organized a 4 month long design competition for an AI based healthcare app at The University of Texas at Austin for over 100 Participants in collaboration with MIT. Provided design strategies, UI interfaces for communication and branding of the competition.
Participated in a team of 3 to build the design, conception and a VR walk-through presentation of a 15 mile Lake Front project, and a 250,000 square foot Secretariat complex for the State Government of Telangana, India.
Developed a business plan and contributed to setting up and raising funds through written, video and graphic content for an upcycling based startup in New Delhi.
Organized an International Design Competition with a team of 6, which had a response from 320 participants, 4000 attendees, and $3000 sponsorship from United Nations Development Program (UNDP).
The University of Texas at Austin
Master of Science in Information Studies (UX Track)
Aug 2019 - May 2021
(Virtual Reality, Information Architecture, User Research, Usability Testing, Rapid Prototyping, Empathy for Design)
School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi
Bachelor of Architecture
Jul 2012 - May 2017
(Design thinking, Spatial Mapping and Design, Urban Design, Climate Sensitive Design, Conscious Design, UI, Graphic Design)
Oct 2019 - Present
E-commerce Startup for Kintsugi Lamps
Sep 2014 - May 2015
Photography society of SPAD
Design Mafia Studio
Product Design Lead
Sep 2014 - Apr 2017
Upcycling Start-Up based in Delhi
Skills and Interests
UI / UX / CX
Branding / Media
Microsoft Office/Google Drive
HTML & CSS
English, Hindi, Telugu Malayalam, Tamil, Basic Spanish
Cooking, Writing, Photography, Kayaking, Traveling, Sketching, Painting, Indian Music, Reading, Exploring Cuisines