Hello. I'm Omar Sosa-Tzec*, Assistant Professor in the Penny W. Stamps School of Art and Design of the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. I have a PhD in Informatics, with a concentration in Human-Computer Interaction Design and a minor in Visual Rhetoric and Information Design. My research investigates the use of rhetoric, semiotics, and multimodal argumentation for the critical and formal inspection of interfaces and interactions. Mainly, I apply such an approach to characterize delight in the context of interface and interaction design."
I currently teach studio 2D and Information Design for the undergraduate programs of the School of Art and Design. Other classes that I have taught in the past include Human-Computer Interaction Design, Visual Design for User Experience, Information Architecture, and Digital Design Graduate Studios.
My design practice revolves around information design and interaction design: the design of websites, mobile interfaces, infographics, diagrams, and corporate identity.
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