Vera T. Rhoads

Vera T. Rhoads

Vera T. Rhoads

Adjunct Lecturer

Education

MS, Syracuse
MS Information Resource Management – Syracuse University, 1998
MS Publishing,  Pace University, 1996
DPS, Computer Studies – Pace University, Dissertation in progress, expected 2013

Experience

UX Strategist, International Monetary Fund

Biography

Vera Rhoads has been teaching in the MIM program since 2004. Her focus has primarily been usability and user experience. She has been working on optimizing web solutions for large-scale Fortune 500 companies and non-profits (Fannie Mae, AARP, IMF) for 19 years. Vera’s specialties include web strategy and operations, next-generation website evolution, usability, branding, multi-lingual globalization, web content management and search implementations. She is PMP, ITIL and SCRUM master certified and works on enhancing process methodologies into the web development lifecycle.

Research interests

Usability
Interaction design

Agile methodologies
Social c
ollaboration

Research Projects: