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To utilize the services of Clemson's Usability Testing Facility, or for more information, contact:

Dr. Tharon W. Howard
Usability Testing Facility Director
617 Strode Tower
Clemson, SC 29634-1503
Phone: (864) 656-3488
Fax: (864) 656-1345

About Dr. Howard

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Dr. Tharon Howard is a Professor in Clemson University's Master of Arts in Professional Communication program where he teaches graduate seminars in "Usability Testing Methodologies;" "Research in Scientific, Technical, and Business Communication;" "Visual Communication;" Digital Publishing;" etc. For his work in the field of usability testing, Howard was honored with the Usability Professionals Association's 1998 "Excellence Award." Also, in 2001, Howard received the first ever "Usability SIG Achievement Award" from the Society for Technical Communication. His publications include: A Rhetoric of Electronic Communities, Electronic Networks: Crossing Boundaries and Creating Communities, and Visual Communication, as well as numerous book chapters and journal articles.