Mini Kim

Mini is system designer who loves user experience maps, process maps and data visualization. She currently work at Shutterstock as a user experience researcher and designer working on improving work flow and internal processes. She consistently communicates with users to understand their views and pain points. Previously, she lead the UNICEF innovation unit design team…

DFA NYU run an introduction to Human-Centered Design in Bhaktapur, Nepal

David Pal

David is a 5th year PhD student studying Environmental Engineering and Water Resources in the department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Princeton University.  His dissertation research explores the connection between dissolved gases and the production of methane in wetlands. He performed fieldwork in Secaucus at the NJ Meadowlands, a few experiments in the greenhouse…

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles: Dexter Project

In Fall 2015, DFA NYU joined four other DFA teams to work on “Improving Driver Safety through Monitoring and Automation”, a sponsored project by Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) facilitated by DFA National. The team worked on helping keep the drivers vigilant and less prone to distraction. The team created Dexter, a customizable safety environment within the…

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