talks and articles.

sample publications.

sample conference posters and presentations.

  • Larson, J. (2017). Grad Student Careers in User Research. Invited to a University of Washington roundtable discussion on how grad students can start UX Research careers.
  • Larson, J. (2017). Graduation Speaker, Department of Human-Centered Design, University of Washington. 
  • Larson, J (2017) "NDAs and UX Research Portfolios." Invited presentation for a University of Washington workshop on UX Research portfolios. 
  • Larson, J (2016). "Managing the Big Bang: Lessons-Learned from a Site Redesign." Invited presentation for ConveyUX 2016, Seattle, WA.
  • Larson, J (2015). "Personal Story: Tech Writing to UX Manager." Invited presentation for Puget Sound Society for Technical Communication, Bellevue, WA.
  • Larson, J. (2013). “Think Big, Bias for Action.”  Invited presentation for Amazon Customer Service Support Services' All-Hands, Seattle, WA.  
  • Larson, J. (2013). “Creativity and Innovation in User Experience .”  Invited presentation for Boeing Creativity and Innovation Forum, Seattle, WA.  
  • Larson, J. (2009). “The Design of an Environmental Impact Labeling System for Consumer Goods.”  Invited presentation for TC521 in the University of Washington’s Department of Human Centered Design & Engineering, Seattle, WA.  December 10, 2009
  • Larson, J.(2009).  “Gestalt Principles and Their Application to UI design.”  Presented to ~400 Boeing IT employees as part of the November, 2009 Usability Special Interest Group
  • Larson, J. (2007). “Adaptive Software User Experiences:  An Integrated Approach.”  Poster presented at IEEE Professional Communication Society, Seattle, WA, October 1-3
  • Carthum, M., Coney, M., Larson, J., Lee, S. E., Pletcher, A., Sands, Y., Zachry, M. (2007). “Transformations:  Technology, Theory and Technical Communication.”  Poster presented at the Puget Sound Research and Design Showcase meeting of the Society for Technical Communication, Seattle, WA
  • Birge, C., Gygi, K., Goldberg, E., Huang, Y., Larson, J., Loetel, B., Rosales, R., Sattler, B., Turns, J., Yellin, J. (2007). “Teaching decisions: What do engineering educators say?” Poster presented at the meeting of the American Society of Engineering Education, Pacific North West Chapter, Pullman, WA