Sepideh Chitsaz

Rockville, MD 20851

Phone: (240) 918-8675 | E-mail:

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UX Researcher | UI Designer

UX/UI designer with a background in linguistics and behavior therapy. Persistent, problem solver, and passionate to help people. Strong skills in conducting quantitative and qualitative research, knowledge in human behavior, and fine arts background to enhance knowledge as a designer. Earned a certificate in UX/UI from George Washington University.

Technical Skills

Technical: HTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, Bootstrap, WordPress

UX/UI: User-Centric Design Research, Visual Prototyping & Wireframing, User Interface Development


TaskMaster | Visit Prototype

Save The Frogs | Visit Prototype

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US Department of Education | Visit Prototype


Vista Eye Center, Rockville, MD, USA, October 2020 - February 2022

Receptionist/Medical Assistance

Department of Medicine and Cancer Center, Howard University, March 2018 - Present

Research Assistant

Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD), Rockville, MD, May 2018 - October 2020

Behavior Technician

Reserach Assistant

Maedeh NGO, September 2013 - January 2018

Event Organizer/Instructor (Volenteering)

University of Malaya (Faculty of Languages and Linguistics), Malaysia, September 2011- July 2013

Graduate Research Assistant


Bootcamp Certificate in UX/UI Designer, The George Washington University (GW), USA, 2021.

Ph.D. in Clinical Linguistics, School of Rehabilitation Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM), Malaysia, 2007-2013.

Master of Arts in Linguistics, Department of Linguistics and Foreign Languages, Faculty of Literature and Humanities, Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran, 2004.

Bachelor of Arts in English Language Translation, Azad University of Shiraz, Shiraz, Iran, 1997.


Qualitative Research Methods: Conversational Interviewing, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), 2020.

Registered Behavior Technician (RBT), 2019.