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ethnographic design researcher
With academic industrial design, user research and theoretic anthropologic background, now working on ethnographic research and user-center design research, mainly interested in understanding cultural others by investigating the situated behaviors and beliefs of users in everyday life in the local context.
06-08 other design work
2008-2010 Industrial and Strategic Design Master in University of Art and Design Helsinki
2010 Cultural Anthropology Minor Study in University of Helsinki
2008.01-02 internship in Asentio User Experience Design Limited, Shanghai.
2007.8 Summer school in Zurich University of the Arts(Z¨¹rcher Hochschule der K¨¹nste) on the project
2004-2008 Industrial Design Bachelor's degree in School of Design, Jiangnan University, China
2008 Shanghai Biennale
2008 Wuxi Industrial Design Fair-Youngth Designer Exhibition
2009 Individual Exhibition sponsored by
2009 40Years Frog Design Exhibition Shanghai
Tools and skills:
> Who has done a sensitive and excellent ethnography 1)
> Experienced in ethnographic field research, including in-depth interviews and participatory observations
> Naturally skillful to engage with respondents in a deep level through interviews
> Naturally passionate on travel and curious with other people and culture
> Anthropologic perspective to understand cultural others: from insiders’ eyes
> Richly experienced in working in cross-cultural and multi-disciplinary teams
> Excellent story-telling and scenario drawing skills
> Software skills: Microsoft Office, Photoshop, Illustrator, Rhinoceros, 3Dmax, Adobe Premiere, Flash.
University of Art & Design (UIAH)