User experience researcher and UX manager with a strong academic and practical background in a wide variety of UX methods and techniques. 15+ years of experience leading challenging user experience projects both in academic and industrial settings. Highly skilled in working with multi-disciplinary teams and stakeholders (product managers, engineers, marketing, UX & industrial designers, editors etc.). Strong background in publishing academic papers and presenting research findings to academic and non-academic audiences. Specialties: Search UX, UX of self-driving/autonomous cars, user experience research methods (e.g., in-lab and remote usability testing, heuristic evaluation, cognitive walkthrough, field studies, eye-tracking, controlled laboratory experiments, diary studies, surveys), user-centered design (e.g., needs finding, user flows, wireframes), facilitation of small and large-scale design sprints.