Joel Salisbury

Assistant Professor

Web and Interactive Media Design | Storrs


Education: MFA in Digital Media & Design, University of Connecticut
BGS, University of Connecticut

Areas of Research/Artistic Focus:  User Experience Design, Interaction Design, Digital Tools

A UConn alum and long-time member of the University community, Salisbury joined the Digital Media & Design faculty in Fall 2015. His work history includes years as a web and mobile developer, UX designer, digital strategist, and digital product manager.

Salisbury’s latest work includes founding leadership roles in the DMD DX Lab and UConn DX Group. Most recently, his research interests focus on conservation, natural resources, and food insecurity.

He has completed freelance web and mobile work for clients ranging from local companies to global brands such as Indeed.com, Land Rover North America, NADA Used Car Guides, PBS MotorWeek and Vera Bradley, Inc. Additionally, he has served as a member of several technology and marketing-related advisory groups and councils at UConn, including the Academic Technology Council, WordPress (project Aurora) Developer’s Group and Code Audit Team, Mobile Standards Committee, and the Communications & Marketing Council. Joel is also a creative partner in a small digital marketing agency.
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