Lindsay Stevens completed a PhD in Sociology at Rutgers University in 2018 and a Postdoctoral fellowship at Princeton University in 2020. She is currently a User Experience Researcher at Capital One.

A little over a year ago, at a time when I was considering broadening my job search beyond academia, I learned that the field of User Experience research existed. More, I learned that I, as a PhD-level sociologist, could be considered a highly qualified applicant for it. What I did not understand was what a User Experience (UX) researcher actually did. That remained a bit of a mystery to…

Lindsay Stevens

I am a UX researcher and PhD-trained sociologist. I use data to understand people in their social worlds.

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