13 Jan 2014 - 4:27pm
2 years ago
1 reply

How should a novice prepare for a residency as a UX/UI product expert?

Hi all,

I just got a residency at a startup accelerator as a UX/UI product expert, but as I was only shopping around for internships and have no work experience in the field (which I made clear to them), I feel as if I'm in a little over my head.  Any advice would be greatly appreciated.

A bit about my background:

11 Apr 2012 - 9:24am
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[Job] GE is looking for an Interaction Design Intern

General Electric Company is hiring one interaction design intern starting (flexibly) between May and August 2012. It is a 12-month paid position within the Industrial Design Operations group located at GE's Home & Business Solutions world headquarters in Louisville, KY. Considered candidates must be enrolled full-time in undergraduate or graduate programs in interaction design, industrial design, human computer interaction or similar major. Unfortunately, recently graduated students can not be considered for internships.

3 Feb 2011 - 7:25pm

Summer Internship, Disney Animation Studios 2011

If you have both technical and artistic talent, and want to make animation software a pleasure to use, Walt Disney Animation Studios is looking for top-notch student talent to join our interaction design team for our Summer 2011 internship program.

We aim to partner with a qualified intern interested in the following areas:

7 Nov 2010 - 2:26pm
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Any design company in Dublin looking to take on an intern? I have a background in architecture currently studying MSc iBusiness. Looking to synthesise my design and business skills as an interaction designer. Willing to contribute on a pro bono basis in an innovative environment. All suggestions welcomed.


7 Jun 2010 - 2:28am
6 years ago
24 replies

Career Shift

Hi Guys,

I am a recent Computer Science graduate. I am looking to move into the field of Interaction Design. I have very little prior experience in the field, although I have done a lot of Photography and graphic design(portfolio:

I am unsure as to how to move into the field. I am ready to apply to graduate school, but my low GPA and lack of a IX portfolio is a barrier. Kindly advice on how to go about this?

All help will be greatly appreciated.



4 Mar 2010 - 9:27pm
6 years ago
6 replies
Gene Lu

Any IxD Internships in Asia this Summer?

So the 1st year of grad school is coming to an end and I was wondering if anyone knew of any IxD internships going on in Asia. I've had my share of NYC (for now) and would love to get some experience outside of the States. Any suggestions? (btw, 1st ixda post!)

18 Feb 2010 - 7:30pm
Scott Harris

[JOB]: UX Design and Technical Interns; Chicago; The Legal Balance; Internship

Interns needed immediately to build and maintain a membership website
for a new startup company.

The membership website will be built using Drupal and we are looking
for both UX design and technical students to help design and build
the site.

Ideally, we are looking for students experienced with UX principles
and capable of doing technical development with Drupal modules and
PHP, however students skilled in only UX design or technical
development will be considered. Additionally, the student will
ideally be active in the IxDA and attending school in the Chicago

9 Feb 2010 - 10:15am
6 years ago
1 reply
Kshitij Bhardwaj

Looking for a summer internship

I am a 2nd year student at IIT Guwahati, pursuing Bachelor of Design.
I am currently looking for an internship. My interest fields includes
HCI, interaction, usability, user experience, mobile apps.
If you could help me in finding one, I'll be very thankful to you.
I have tried in so many firms but none of them have given positive

16 Feb 2009 - 11:18am
Samantha LeVan

JOB: UX Research Summer Internship with SUPERVALU - Minnesota

Location: Chanhassen, MN

Work under the direction of a staff researcher to plan and execute
usability studies on software user interfaces and training materials.
Assist in efforts to define usability study objectives, write
usability test task scenarios, recruit and screen users, conduct
usability tests, capture and analyze user feedback, identify themes
and specify findings & recommendations, and present study results to

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