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Dynamic and enterprising behavioral scientist with 6+ years of professional experience in quantitative and qualitative research/data analysis, lab and project management, and creative communications and marketing solutions. Ph.D. in Psychology, Master's Degrees in Psychology and Applied Linguistics.
Demonstrated ability to assume leading or supporting roles in UX and public-facing communications projects. Collaborates effectively with other researchers, project managers, designers, and engineers at all stages of project development (inception to completion). Passionate about creating inclusive and inspiring user/consumer experiences, and committed to increasing accessibility for under-represented populations. Core competencies include:
Research interests include language processing, reasoning, and decision making; human-to-human/-computer communication, product/service usability and functionality. Broader interests include collaborative digital technologies for educational and social advancement, open access and data sharing, product design and development, and applications of technology for community-building.
When I'm not working, I'm probably building stuff out of wood and metal, brushing up on my Korean language skills, or walking my Jindo dog.
THE wonderful Jina Park Penta is the secret behind Darrell Penta's seemingly limitless positivity and high energy. She's the smartest, kindest, and most talented member of the Darrell Penta team. She's also an insanely good cook and a wicked good gardener.
SAHNA is a mixed- breed puppy (75% Jindo, 25% Pungsan) who makes everyone smile. She's named after the Buddhist temple in South Korea where she was born.