Lecturer AY-B, Industrial & Systems Engr
- 1987 Ph.D. in Ergonomics/Human Factors,
University of Paris Nord (XIII), Paris, France
- 1982 M.S. in Ergonomics/Human Factors,
University of Paris Nord (XIII), Paris, France.
- 1980 M.S. in Biomechanics,
University of Paris Val-de-Marne(XII), Paris, France.
- 1978 B.A.
University of Tehran, Iran.
Dr. Abbas Moallem is executive director of UX Experts, LLC and adjunct professor at San Jose State University, California State University, East Bay, where he teaches human computer interaction and human factors.
Abbas has over 20 years of experience in the fields of human factors, ergonomics, human computer interaction (HCI) and usability. He has also served as a senior engineering product manager and usability expert at NETGEAR, a UI Architect at PeopleSoft and Oracle Corporation. Tumbleweed and Axway for over 11 years. Abbas has consulted a variety of industries in Europe, Canada, and the USA. Dr. Moallem holds a Ph.D. in Human Factors and Ergonomics from the University of Paris (Paris XIII), a Master degree in Biomechanics from the University of Creteil (Paris XI) and a Master degree in Ergonomics from the Conservatoire Nation des Arts et Métiers in Paris, France. Dr. Moallem obtained his B.A. degree from the University of Tehran in 1978.
He currently serves as Communication and Exposition Chair of the HCI International and the Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics International conferences. Abbas is on the editorial board of several professional publications and is the author of several articles and books in French and English.