Faculty

Andrew Russell

 

Andrew Russell
Adjunct Instructor, Design Research
arusse22@uic.edu

BDes Industrial Design, University of Illinois Chicago

Andrew Russell is a design researcher currently teaching Human Experience in Design. He is interested in elevating the rigor and ethics necessary for quality human-centered research; seeing it as a means to increase the validity of research and adoption of the outcomes. Since earning his BDes in 2015, he has been in the innovation consulting space, working with numerous Fortune 500 companies and government agencies to bring awareness and attentiveness to the oft-overlooked needs of the people who use and rely on the products and services the companies provide. Andrew continues to work as a design research consultant outside his work at UIC.