Arielle Dispenza in a black sweater
Teaching Assistant Professor • HCI, INTERACTION DESIGN, ART

ATLS 201

Office Hours: In Person Tuesdays 11-12:30 in ATLS 235C. Remote by appointment

Arielle Hein is a designer and technologist whose work explores the imaginative use of emerging technologies with a focus on user research, interfaces, and experience design. Drawing on an interdisciplinary background and a research-based creative practice, Arielle is curious about the human side of technology and how to build products and spaces that honor and enrich the social and physical experience. As an educator, Arielle is passionate about fostering out-of-the-box thinking and empowering students to be active creators of technology through the exploration of interactive systems and the use of digital tools. Arielle completed her graduate studies at New York University's ITP (Interactive Telecommunications Program) and holds a Bachelor of Environmental Design and a minor in Technology, Arts and Media (TAM) from the University of Colorado Boulder.