Charles Kreitzberg

Senior UX Advisor, Princeton University

Charlie Kreitzberg is Senior UX Advisor at Princeton University. He was formerly CEO of Cognetics Corporation, a UX Consultancy.

He is an award-winning designer and thought leader. His early work in hypertext influenced the creation of the World Wide Web.

Charlie was the founding editor of UXPA’s UX Magazine. He is co-author of four books and has published many articles.

He holds an MS in Computer Science from Rutgers University and a PhD in Cognitive Psychology from the City University of New York.

He is a former member of the UXPA Board and is a licensed psychologist in New York and New Jersey.

My Sessions

Designing for understanding: what you need to know about how people turn information into knowledge


A user looks at a screen, selects a control and touches it. Or a user reads some text on-line and searches for more detail. These basic interactions take place millions of times every day. But what happens between the initial input and the user’s action? How do people process information and use it to learn […]

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