Audrey Desjardins

Audrey Desjardins

Assistant Professor, Art + Art History + Design
University of Washington
I am an assistant professor in interaction design at University of Washington, in the School of Art + Art History + Design. I hold a PhD from the School of Interactive Arts + Technology at Simon Fraser University. From 2010 to 2016, I studied interaction design research in the Everyday Design Studio with Professor Ron Wakkary. Prior to that, I studied industrial design at Université de Montreal. My research interests focus on everyday design, do-it-yourself, technologies for the home, Internet of Things, sustainability, and emergency collaborative situations.


Deaf Travel Autoethnography

2018 – 2019


Autoethnography of a Hard of Hearing Traveler

Dhruv Jain, Audrey Desjardins, Leah Findlater, Jon E. Froehlich

Proceedings of ASSETS 2019 | Acceptance Rate: 25.9% (41 / 158) | Best Paper Nominee