I’m David Peter Simon, a design researcher specializing in contextual methods. I support product growth through co-operative inquiry.

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My work

Currently, I work for Dropbox, helping answer both short-term questions from design teams and more overarching questions from product management. 

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“David's enthusiasm … is infectious (both as a design lead and a facilitator)”

— former director of amnesty international’s digital program


I have written a number of design articles and essays, touching upon subjects related to field research and workshop facilitation. My content has been published in a book by Springer, the Tate Modern Museum, and on variety of design blogs.

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