Paulina Doran


About Me

Recent graduate in psychology and writing with experience in behavorial research and UX research through participation in remote usability studies.

Location

Springfield, MO
Education
    Drury University
    July, 2012 - April, 2018
    degree
    Bachelor's
    majors
    Psychology
    Writing, General
    coursework
    Research Methods
    Advanced Statistics for the Behavorial Sciences
    Creative Writing: Poetry
    Creative Writing: Fiction
    Multimedia Writing
    Graphic Design
    Positive Psychology
    Psychology of Gender
    Cross-Cultural Psychology
    Digital Photography
    Jazz History
    Theory and Practice
    Grammar and Style
    Literature Matters
    Lifespan Development
    Advanced Behavorial Research
    Scientific Writing
    Abnormal Psychology
Work Experience
    UserTesting
    Usability Tester
    Mountain View, CA, United States
    January, 2015 - present
    company
    UserTesting
    title
    Usability Tester
    overview
    • Independent contractor. • Tested and navigated 118 mobile applications, 115 websites, 58 prototypes, and 18 design interfaces as a research participant. • Followed task scenarios for UX development and answered 1000+ verbal/textual survey items inquiring on general user satisfaction, perceptions, and ease-of-use. • Participated in one-on-one moderated interviews, diary studies, card sorting, and usability lab testing with UserTesting clients. • Utilized usability programs (Treejack, Marvelapp, InVisionApp, OptimalSort, Zoom, GoToMeeting) as a platform end user.
    POSHMARK
    Vendor Partner
    Mountain View, CA, United States
    August, 2014 - present
    Circle on the Square
    Support Group Facilitator
    Springfield, MO, United States
    May, 2017 - August, 2017
Fun Fact
My favorite activity to find my zen is creating digital collages on Photoshop.
Skills
Languages
EnglishSpanish
Technical skills
Adobe SuiteDreamweaverExcelFinalCutProGoToMeetingIBM SPSS StatisticsInDesignMailChimp MarvelAppMicrosoft OfficePhotoshopPowerpointWordPressZoom
Skills
AdvertisingBloggingBrand ManagementCommunication Copy EditingCreative WritingData AnalysisDigital PhotographyEditingGraphic DesignGroup Facilitation LeadershipLiterature ReviewsManagementMarketing Multimedia WritingNews Writing Online MarketplacePeer ReviewsProblem SolvingPublic SpeakingQuantitative ResearchReport Writing SalesSocial MediaSocial NetworkingStorytellingTeamworkUsability TestingVideo EditingVideo Production Web Design
Hobbies
writing
film watching
roller skating