Erin is a Human Factors & Usability Specialist and a new recruit to DesignThink where she combines her knowledge of human behavior with her passion for product design. She has a particular interest in the design of medical devices and ensuring all users have a safe and efficient experience.
Erin holds a Master of Science degree from the University of Idaho Human Factors program where she served as the student chapter president of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society. While in school, Erin interned as an industrial ergonomist at Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc. where she helped establish an ergonomics program. Prior to graduate school, Erin earned her Bachelor’s in Industrial Design from the Institute of Technology, Carlow, Ireland.
When she’s not conducting usability studies, Erin can be found terrorizing her opponents on the hockey field, dabbling in the arts, or just hanging out with her family at their farm.