Impactful Research


Develop rich
research tool kits

Apply appropriate research methods to uncover insights


Inform designs
with actionable items

Plan the research backwards to meet both users and team's needs


Engage with
cross-functional teams

Involve design, engineering, product, marketing, content strategy team


  • Interviews
  • Contextual field visits
  • Ethnographic observation
  • Diary studies
  • Card sorting/Tree testing
  • Heuristic Evaluation
  • Usability Studies
  • Benchmark studies


  • Survey design & analysis
  • Statistical analysis / SPSS / R
  • Data manipulation
  • Experiments
  • Marketing analysis


  • Wireframing
  • Prototyping
  • Visual design
  • Video eediting
  • Agile methodology
  • CSS / HTML / Javascript
  • Python
  • SQL
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Gale Yang

User Experience Researcher

Gale has 6+ years of experience in UX research and design. She recieved her master's degree in the field of Human-Computer Interaction at the University of Michigan. She's currently working for Google and researching on developer experience. Previously, she was a UX Research Intern at Cengage.

While she is not in the field, experimenting various new recipes 🍜, discovering corners to have perfectly-roasted coffee ☕ and traveling ✈️️ with her endless curiosity are always her obsessions in life.