Senior Instructor of Interactive Media and Design
Phillip Simon has been creating productions using interactive media and the internet since 1990. He specializes in user-interface design and information architecture for Web sites including the use of film, video, and animation. Simon is also an expert in online learning systems. Simon teaches courses on user experience design, content strategy, visual design, and photography. He has spoken at national conferences on health science communications and Web-based learning.
Prior to joining Quinnipiac in 2009, Simon spent 22 years at Yale University working as a video producer, managing editor of the Center for Advanced Instructional Media, director of the Department of Biomedical Communications, and director of Operations for web design and development at the Yale School of Medicine. He also works as a freelance web developer, photographer, video producer, and digital designer.
Simon received his bachelor’s degree in printmaking from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia and completed a master’s degree in liberal studies at Wesleyan University in 2000.
Simon's work can be found at phillipsimon.net