Director, User Experience
As the Director of User Experience (UX) at ALEKS, Shidan is responsible for delivering engaging, easy to use products that delight users and have positive impact on student outcomes. He leads a team of interaction designers, user researchers, and visual designers who leverage User Centered Design (UCD) techniques to deliver customer centric solutions. His team works closely with other MHE UX teams to help develop more coherent customer experiences that deliver on the MHE brand promise.
Prior to MHE, over the last 25 years he has held design and user research roles in multiple industries.
He is very proud of working with motivated teams at MHE that know they are designing the future of education and making the world a better place.
Shidan has an MS in Industrial Engineering and Human Factors from Purdue University and a BS in Computer Engineering from State University of New York at Buffalo.