Department of Anthropology Colloquium
"Anthropologists in Industry: User Experience Research as a Viable Career Path" by Dr. Bo Wang, Senior Researcher in Chronic Condition and Member Engagement in Virtual Healthcare at Teladoc Health
Monday, January 30, 2023
Bo will tell his story of transitioning from a Postdoc position to user experience researcher jobs in retail and health industry. He'll introduce user experience research as a profession, discuss why anthropology offers value in tech, & share concrete steps in making the transition including preparation in documents & interviews. Finally, he'll talk about pros and cons in anthropologists working in the tech sector & have an open conversation about future developments of anthropology & tech.