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UXPA At a Glance
Founded in 1991, the original 50-member Usability Professionals' Association (now UXPA, 2012) has grown to serve a community of nearly 2,400 members worldwide by promoting usability concepts and techniques through its publications, conferences, and local chapters.
- Unfamiliar with usability? Start with What is Usability?
- Looking for information about educational background, job titles or salaries? Start with the 2000 and 2005 surveys of over 1300 usability professionals
UXPA members work in corporations, government agencies, not-for-profit organizations, and independent consulting practices. They practice usability by engaging in:
- Software and web development and management
- Usability testing and engineering
- User-centered design
- Information architecture
- Technical communication
- User research
Please direct all press inquiries to the Executive Director:
John E. Kasper, PhD
executive-director at uxpa.org
140 N. Bloomingdale Road
Bloomingdale, IL 60108-1017
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