Alexander R. Wilcox Cheek

Bio

Alexander R. Wilcox Cheek is an interaction and information designer and co-founder of a number of companies and projects including Macromicro, Classroom Salon, The Interactive News, and Skale. For ten years, Alex has taught design and led research initiatives at CMU where he is an alumnus of the School of Design and Department of English. From 2009 to 2016, he led an undergrad design program at Carnegie Mellon in Doha, Qatar. His grant-funded research has been supported by Google, The National Science Foundation, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Heinz Endowments, Innovation Works, and Qatar Foundation.