UCL Interaction Centre – MPhil/PhD Student

London, United Kingdom                                                                                                                             

Nov 2017 - Present

I am looking at the impact of digital distractions on the work-life balance of crowdworkers.
Laura Lascau, Sandy J. J. Gould, Anna L. Cox, Elizaveta Karmannaya, and Duncan P. Brumby. 2019. Monotasking or Multitasking: Designing for Crowdworkers’ Preferences. In CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems Proceedings (CHI 2019), May 4– 9, 2019, Glasgow, Scotland UK. ACM, New York, NY, USA, 14 pages. [download .pdf] [download video preview]

Designing Digital Wellbeing: A Research and Practice Agenda workshop submission:
Why Are Cross-Device Interactions Important When It Comes To Digital Wellbeing? [download .pdf]
Laura Lascau, Priscilla N Y Wong, Duncan P. Brumby, Anna L. Cox

IBM Design – User Experience Designer

Hursley, United Kingdom                                                                                                                             

Nov 2015 - Nov 2017

  • Designed and developed core experiences within the IBM Watson IoT Portfolio

  • Facilitated multi-disciplinary design thinking and client workshops


Freelance User Experience Designer   

London, United Kingdom                                                                                                                 

Feb 2015 - May 2016

Delivered high-fidelity wireframes and usability reports as a freelancer


Google – Business Associate Intern

Dublin, Ireland                                                                                                                        

Jun 2014 - Sept 2014

  • Supported the design and development of a next-generation troubleshooting platform for Account Strategists using AdWords

  • Delivered wireframes and prototypes using Google’s Material Design language

  • Implemented the prototypes with AngularJS using Polymer Web Components


Infosys – User Experience Intern

Pune, India                                                                                                                             

Jun 2013 - Aug 2013

  • Increased traffic by 500% by redesigned the community-based Knowledge Management Portal of the Digital Transformations team

  • Broadened user understanding and empathy throughout the team by organising cross-team surveys and focus group interviews



MSc Human-Computer Interaction Design, City University London                                                                    

2014 - 2015


BSc Computer Science, King’s College London 

2011 - 2014

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