Jonathan is a designer with a PhD in cognitive science from Brown. He has 500+ hours of experience working with 200+ research participants. Received research funding from NASA and Brown and his impact on UX at iZotope was discussed in Forbes. Jonathan has worked on Ozone 6 which got a rare 10/10 from Computer Music, iZotope's Spire Recorder which nominated for 2016 Webby, and others.
Garnered attention for my impact on UX at iZotope—it was discussed in Forbes, and my team's work received rave reviews from numerous blogs and publications.
Created the UI and UX design for Spire Recorder, an audio app recently nominated for a 2016 Webby award in the “Best User Interface” category alongside only four other apps: Tinder, HBO, Pandora, and Lonely Planet.
Conducted user research and led UX design for Ozone 6, which received Value and Performance awards and a rare 10/10 from top industry publication, Computer Music.
Guided implementation of custom analytics in 3 major products.
Technologies: InVision, Sketch, Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, InCopy)
PhD Candidate | Research Assistant
2007 - 2013
Tested 200+ participants (500+ hours) for multi-year projects sponsored by NASA, Brown, and the National Science Foundation (NSF).
Earned competitive funding and awards for research on human spatial memory using emerging technologies including virtual reality (VR) and motion-tracking systems..
Trained and mentored computer programmers on long-term research/software projects.
Analyzed large datasets and presented results at 10 conferences.
Invited to speak at MIT Media Lab.
Technologies: Photoshop, Illustrator, Autodesk 3DS Max, Python, R
2010 - 2010
Collaborated with a diverse group of students, administrators, and IT staff to redesign Brown’s online course registration system using human factors methods.
Designed and ran in-person and online usability tests.
Presented wireframes and design recommendations to diverse groups of project stakeholders.
Conducted heuristic analyses of an existing system and competitor products.
Designed and analyzed data collected from large-scale surveys.