Nathaniel is the Founder of Methodbrain and has spent more than 15 years practicing UI-based information architecture in the enterprise. Overall, Nathaniel has worked in the field of human-computer interaction (HCI) for more than 25 years where he’s served as an information architect, user experience design consultant, and team leader for startups and Fortune 100 companies.
Nathaniel is a leading advocate for the advancement of information architecture as an area of research and practice. He established the DSIA Research for Information Architecture, where he publishes his research and curates the only active information architecture glossary. His interests include information architecture theory and science, conceptual modeling software, and methods for improving human-computer interaction in the enterprise.
Nathaniel’s research also includes applying information architecture theory to diagnosing UI/HCI team competencies. His work in this area has matured into an extensive framework for assessing UI team activities and operational functions.