Cassini Nazir - UT Dallas

Director of Research and Design - UT Dallas

Cassini Nazir is a Clinical Associate Professor in the School of Arts, Technology, and Emerging Communication program at The University of Texas at Dallas where he teaches classes in interaction design, web design and design principles. He is also Director of Design and Research for the ArtSciLab, a transdisciplinary research lab helping the arts, science, and technology communities by pursuing initiatives of societal urgency and cultural timeliness. 

He is also a founding member of the Dallas Design Council, an organization formed by design leaders of DFW-area Fortune 500 companies to address the Metroplex’s need for talented designers.

His interests include accessibility, interaction design, user interface and user experience. Over the past 18 years, Cassini has designed print pieces, logos, websites, and interactive elements for mobile, tablet and desktop devices. 

Cassini holds an MFA from UT Dallas’ Arts and Technology Program and bachelors degrees in English literature and Economics.