Portrait of Mihaela Vorvoreanu

Mihaela Vorvoreanu

Senior Program Manager


Mihaela Vorvoreanu (aka Mickey, aka Dr. V) joined Microsoft Research in July 2017 to help lead UX Strategy for Microsoft Academic. She came to Microsoft from Purdue University, where she is an Associate Professor in the Purdue Polytechnic Institute. In her role at Purdue, she created one of the first undergraduate programs in User Experience Design. Her areas of expertise focus on UX, Strategic Communication, and Qualitative Research Methods. She is a strategist, vision catalyst, communicator, team builder, and executive assistant to her fluffy feline overlords.

For more information, please see Mihaela’s profile on Microsoft Academic.