Iris Kern-Foster

Iris Kern-Foster has been designing and strategizing interfaces since the early dawn of the internet. Her extensive experience in UX and IxD is paired with a background in advertising and publishing. She holds a MFA in Digital Art and a PhD in Cultural Studies, specializing in micro-continuity of symbols and how communities develop an understanding of meaning.


She has worked with brands such as Nike, Adidas, MTV, Nickelodeon and Svarovksi, as well as NGOs like Greenpeace and CAUCE Mujeres.

Bringing a unique blend of theory and practical application to her teaching, Iris is a seasoned educator in the field and is passionate about passing on her excitement for UxD to students of all backgrounds.

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