Xuan (Sean) Li, MFA, PhD

Design | Creative Technology | Research

Welcome to my online portfolio. For over 15 years, I have been exploring the fusion of design, creative technology, and research.

I work on interdisciplinary and collaborative projects in pioneering areas and industries such as digital and mobile health applications, games for health, personal health informatics and health coaching, user research, emerging media and virtual reality, affective computing, wearable sensors, machine learning, physiological data signal analysis, and more.

Contact: sean (at) xuanseanli.com


Xuan (Sean) Li works at the intersection of design, creative technology, and research, focusing on the emerging digital health and wellness space.

He started to teach himself the craft of digital media in 1998. This interest led to a BA from the University of California San Diego Interdisciplinary Computing and the Arts program and an MFA in Interactive Media from the University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts. Combining emerging media with multi-disciplinary research, he earned a Ph.D. in Personal Health Informatics from Northeastern University.

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