Here's my Resume

I'm convinced that we can't build the future without ethical humanity-centred Research. That's why I work enthusiastically on projects that push the boundaries of what's possible, bringing to the table my commitment to respect, understand and address people's problems and needs.

Work Experience

User Experience Researcher

SIGMIND, 2020 TO PRESENT

  • Established a UX Research practice from ground up; led planning, implementation, and reporting of qualitative interviews and remote usability tests with a vulnerable population.

  • Translated abstract requirements into prioritised research plans, and delivered actionable results in two weeks; proved concept of UX and secured investment for growing the team.

  • Redefined users, offering Sigmind much broader audience for its product; delivered results and insights that allowed for removal of unnecessary features, saving development and maintenance time.

  • Integrated UX research results and processes into all stages of product cycle, educating developers and stakeholders to ensure buy-in and empowering them to understand and participate in the research process.

Academic Coach

ACÁMICA, 2017 TO 2020

  • Coached educators across Latin America to provide personalised learning experiences based on students' needs.

  • Personally coached >150 students to achieve academic goals.

  • Improved Acamica’s teaching quality, standardising processes and training new coaches.

Founder & Educator

LAPSUS, 2016 TO 2020

  • Designed seven online and in-person Psychology courses, and taught 300 students.

  • Doubled initial enrolment by expanding offering to online courses, uncovering students’ needs through interviews.

  • Created a reputable brand and built an audience of 7000 professionals and students, sharing knowledge through >40 blog posts and regular newsletter.

Clinical and Educational Psychologist

2015 TO 2020

  • Delivered therapy to adults and vulnerable populations with a wide range of psychological problems.

  • Provided therapy for children incorporating play-therapy and family sessions.

  • Developed goal-oriented activity therapy groups for patients with psychotic disorders to improve level of functioning.

Education

Postgraduate Diploma in UX Research

UNIVERSIDAD DE BELGRANO, BUENOS AIRES, 2020

Collaborated with TECHO, a nonprofit, to increase donor acquisition through digital channels.

  • Outperformed the client's original idea on a usability test with a small sample, increasing ‘intention to donate’ by 3x with research-informed prototype.

  • Leveraged existing customer data and related academic research to identify correct target population and hypothesis for research studies, saving time and resources.

  • Designed and led client-facing presentations to share research results and recommendations.

User Experience Research and Design Specialization

UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN - COURSERA, ONLINE, 2020

  • Got hands-on experience running generative and evaluative research.

  • Researched, prototyped & tested Welcome, a travel planning app focused on diversity. You can see the Report here.

Psychology Licentiate

UNIVERSIDAD DEL SALVADOR, BUENOS AIRES, 2010 - 2014

This degree is equivalent to a Bachelors+Masters degree

  • Received 2nd place in Best Final Research Project Award. On my thesis, I explored the psychological challenges that returning migrants face with a qualitative approach.
    - Participated in the Children Psychological Evaluation Research Team.

Voluntary Experience

UX Researcher

MÁS MUJERES EN UX, BUENOS AIRES, 2020

  • Guided the team to define their questions about the Mentorship Program & crafted a plan.

  • Delivered results that helped refine the Mentee's recruitment criteria and communication strategy.

Researcher

COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH PROJECT, 2020

  • Interviewed older adults to understand their experiences during the pandemic.

  • Shared my ideas about how to design and moderate an insightful interview with the other involved Researchers.

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