Dr Makayla Lewis


Dr Makayla Lewis (She/Her) has a Ph.D. in human-computer interaction from City University London. Her key interests are human-computer interaction, user experience design, design thinking, and human factors in cybersecurity, artificial intelligence, and smart money, and sketching in HCI. Makayla is a Lecturer in Computer Science (User Experience Design); a Design Associate at Design Council in the UK; and a Fellow of the Advance HE (FHEA). 

Website: https://makaylalewis.co.uk/

Publication history: https://makaylalewis.co.uk/profile/

Academic responsibilities

Lecturer in Computer Science (User Experience Design)


  • PhD in Human Computer Interaction
  • Fellowship of the Advance HE (FHEA) for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education
  • MSc by Research and Dissertration in Human Computer Interaction
  • First Class BSc Information Systems Design (Multimedia Information Systems)

Teaching and learning

Postgraduate courses taught



Areas of specialism

  • Human Computer Interaction
  • User Experience Design
  • Design Thinking
  • Arts and Design in Computing
  • Emerging Technologies

Scholarly affiliations

  • Kingston University London

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