Researching visualization + ethics + efficacy
Teaching design + critical theory + tech
Associate Professor of Visual Journalism
Research Director, Visualizing Science Project
The Reynolds School of Journalism
University of Nevada, Reno
My interdisciplinary research combines traditional academic research skills with insights and techniques learned through professional communication design practice.
I teach communication design, innovation, visual communication, and user experience design using a social constructivist approach that integrates service learning.
Over fifteen years experience as a communication designer, specializing in information design and illustration.