Graham L. Pierce

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Biography

Graham is the Assistant Director of MSU Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting (UARC), where he supervises and conducts WCAG 2.0 evaluations, advises on accessibility policy, and works on grant-funded research. Graham has conducted extensive research into making voting in elections more accessible to people with disabilities, and currently sits on the National Institute of Standards and Technology Voting Systems Human Factors Working Group and the State of Michigan Bureau of Elections Accessible Voting Systems Working Group. MSU UARC is located in the Office of the Associate Provost for University Outreach and Engagement (UOE).

Graham is also the Project Manager of the MSU State of the State Survey (SOSS), a phone survey of Michigan adults about current public policy issues that is run two to four times each year, at the MSU Institute for Public Policy and Social Research (IPPSR). He is responsible for all aspects of SOSS, including question design, programming survey instruments, managing survey samples, data weighting, and working with clients. IPPSR is located in the MSU College of Social Science.

Additionally, Graham is the Outreach Coordinator for the EDA University Center for Regional Economic Innovation at the MSU Center for Community and Economic Development (CCED). He is involved in all facets of the project, but is primarily responsible for managing the project's data collection, communications, and website. CCED is located within UOE.

Graham serves as the Vice Chair of the MSU Accommodating Technology Committee and the Vice Chair of the Relationship Violence and Sexual Misconduct Subcommittee of the MSU President's Advisory Committee on Disability Issues, is on the Steering Committee of the Power of We Consortium (a network of human services agencies, nonprofits, and organizations in the Lansing area), and is an active participant in many other university and community groups.

Graham earned his Master's degree in Cognitive Psychology at Michigan State University.

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Curriculum Vitarum

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Professional Experience

  1. 2008–present
    Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting, University Outreach and Engagement, Michigan State University
    • Assistant Director (2017–present)
    • Senior Accessibility Specialist (2016–2017)
    • User Experience Researcher (2009–2016)
    • Staff (2008–2009)
  2. 2012–present
    Institute for Public Policy and Social Research, College of Social Science, Michigan State University
  3. 2008–present
    Center for Community and Economic Development, University Outreach and Engagement, Michigan State University

Education

  1. 2006
    M.A., Cognitive Psychology, Michigan State University
  2. 2004
    B.A., magna cum laude, Psychology, Binghamton University

Funding

Funded Grants

  1. 2016–2021
    Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration. MSU EDA University Center for Regional Economic Innovation (ED16CHI3030037). 10/1/2016–9/30/2021, $2,058,157. LaMore, R. L. (PI), Wilson, M. I. (Co-PI), Schweitzer, J. H. (Co-PI), Kotval, Z. (Co-PI), Brown, R. E. (Co-PI), Bruen, J. S., Pierce, G. L.
  2. 2011–2016
    Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration. EDA University Center for Regional Economic Innovation (06-66-05711). 10/1/2011–9/30/2016, $2,457,536. LaMore, R. L. (PI), Melcher, J. (Co-PI), Corey, K. E. (Co-PI), Schweitzer, J. H. (Co-PI), Wilson, M. I. (Co-PI), Pierce, G. L. (Co-PI), Brown, R. E. (Co-PI).
  3. 2014–2015
    Department of Commerce, National Institute of Standards and Technology. Use of personal assistive technologies in voting (60NANB14D265). 10/1/2014–9/30/2015, $40,343. Swierenga, S. J. (PI), Pierce, G. L., Jackson, J., Blosser, S.
  4. 2013–2014
    Department of Commerce, National Institute of Standards and Technology. Enhancement of accessible mobile voting system standards (70NANB13H150). 10/1/2013–9/30/2014, $70,000. Swierenga, S. J. (PI), Pierce, G. L.
  5. 2013
    Information Technology & Innovation Foundation, Accessible Voting Technology Initiative. Smart Voting Joystick for accessible voting machines (EAC110149B/2013004). 2/1/2013–12/31/2013, $26,484. Swierenga, S. J. (PI), Pierce, G. L., Blosser, S.
  6. 2012–2013
    Department of Commerce, National Institute of Standards and Technology. Design of accessible mobile voting system standards (70NANB12H290). 10/1/2012–9/30/2013, $50,344. Swierenga, S. J. (PI), Pierce, G. L.
  7. 2010–2012
    Department of Commerce, National Institute of Standards and Technology. Accessible voting systems: Usability performance test development (S134110SE0985). 9/22/2010–3/31/2012, $86,421. Seleski, P. (PI, iDoxSolutions), Swierenga, S. J. (PI, MSU), Pierce, G. L., Quesenbery, W., Vanderheiden, G. C.

Fellowships

  1. 2004–2008
    Michigan State University. University Distinguished Fellowship. 8/16/2004–5/15/2008.
  2. 2004–2008
    National Science Foundation. Integrated Graduate Education and Research Traineeship (IGERT). 8/16/2004–5/15/2008.

Service

University Organizations and Service

  1. 2018–present
    Michigan State University President's Advisory Committee on Disability Issues (PACDI) Relationship Violence and Sexual Misconduct Subcommittee
    • Vice Chair (2018–present)
  2. 2017–present
    Michigan State University Campus Mobility, Technology and Optimization Committee
  3. 2017–present
    Michigan State University Web Governance Committee
  4. 2015–present
  5. 2010–present
    Michigan State University IT Exchange
  6. 2009–present
    Michigan State University Accommodating Technology Committee
    • Vice Chair (2013–present)
    • Webmaster (2010–present)
  7. 2009–present
  8. 2013–2015
    Michigan State University Research Data Management Community for Advising, Facilitating, and Enabling
  9. 2010–2015
    Michigan State University Web Accessibility Working Group
  10. 2011–2012
    Committee on Institutional Cooperation IT Technology Collaboration, IT Accessibility & Usability Group
  11. 2011–2012
    Michigan State University Mobile Community
  12. 2010–2011
    Michigan State University Instructional Computing and Technology Community for Advising, Facilitating, and Enabling

Community and Government Organizations and Service

  1. 2016–present
  2. 2015–present
    Meridian Township Police Department Neighborhood Leaders
  3. 2015–present
    State of Michigan Bureau of Elections Accessible Voting Systems Working Group
  4. 2009–present
    Power of We Consortium
    • Steering Committee (2017–present)
    • Webmaster (2011–2016)
  5. 2008–2015
    Power of We Consortium Community Data Committee
    • Webmaster (2011–2015)
  6. 2012
  7. 2010–2012
    Michigan Rural Network

Conference and Event Planning Committees

  1. 2012–present
    Innovate Michigan! Summit Planning Committee
  2. 2009–present
    World Usability Day at Michigan State University Planning Committee
  3. 2009
    CCED Annual Institute Planning Committee
    • Michigan State University Center for Community and Economic Development 2009 Annual Institute (2009, October 21 & 28). East Lansing, MI.

Grant Review Committees

  1. 2014
    Urban Redevelopment Grant Review Committee, Power of We Consortium

Publications

Consulting Technical Reports

*Identifying information redacted in compliance with non-disclosure agreements.

  1. Pierce, G. L. (2018, May 31). [Redacted*] chat system high-level accessibility evaluation for Michigan State University Libraries. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  2. Pierce, G. L. (2018, May 30). Oxford Journals high-level accessibility evaluation for the Big Ten Academic Alliance. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  3. Krantz, A., Jones, S., & Pierce, G. L. (2018, May 8). BeSocratic instructor interface: Accessibility compliance evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  4. Pierce, G. L., & Jones, S. (2018, May 3). Lexis Nexis Uni high-level accessibility evaluation for the Big Ten Academic Alliance. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  5. Pierce, G. L. (2018, May 1). [College Application System*] high-level accessibility evaluation for Michigan State University Accessibility Review Committee. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  6. Pierce, G. L. (2018, April 19). [Higher Education Institution 2*] undergraduate student application high-level accessibility evaluation for Michigan State University Accessibility Review Committee. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  7. Pierce, G. L. (2018, April 19). [Higher Education Institution 1*] undergraduate student application high-level accessibility evaluation for Michigan State University Accessibility Review Committee. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  8. Krantz, A., & Pierce, G. L. (2018, April 18). BeSocratic student interface: Accessibility compliance evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  9. Pierce, G. L. (2018, April 10). [Financial management system*] high-level accessibility evaluation. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  10. Pierce, G. L. (2018, March 20). [Cloud computing management system*] high-level accessibility evaluation for Michigan State University Accessibility Review Committee. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  11. Pierce, G. L., Ismirle, J., & Swierenga, S. J. (2018, March 13). Live On Development Site High-Level Accessibility Evaluation for Michigan State University Residential and Hospitality Services. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  12. Pierce, G. L. (2018, March 2). [Redacted*] high-level accessibility evaluation for the Michigan State University Department of Computational Mathematics, Science and Engineering. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  13. Pierce, G. L. (2018, February 27). Michigan State University Libraries PDF accessibility workflow review. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  14. Pierce, G. L., Krantz, A., & Jones, S. (2018, February 23). [Redacted*] accessibility evaluation: Summary and introduction. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  15. Krantz, A., Jones, S., & Pierce, G. L. (2018, February 23). [Redacted*] accessibility evaluation, batch 4: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  16. Pierce, G. L., & Krantz, A. (2018, February 12). Kanopy streaming service high-level accessibility evaluation for the Big Ten Academic Alliance. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  17. Krantz, A., Jones, S., & Pierce, G. L. (2018, February 5). [Redacted*] accessibility evaluation, batch 3: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  18. Krantz, A., Jones, S., & Pierce, G. L. (2018, January 26). [Redacted*] accessibility evaluation, batch 2: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  19. Krantz, A., Jones, S., & Pierce, G. L. (2018, January 19). [Redacted*] accessibility evaluation, batch 1: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  20. Pierce, G. L. (2018, January 12). [Course Management System*] high-level accessibility evaluation for Michigan State University Accessibility Review Committee. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  21. Pierce, G. L. (2017, December 20). SAGE Journals high-level accessibility evaluation for the Big Ten Academic Alliance. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  22. Pierce, G. L., Krantz, A., & Jones, S. (2017, December 8). TechSmith [Redacted*] accessibility evaluation: Summary and introduction. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  23. Krantz, A., Jones, S., & Pierce, G. L. (2017, December 7). TechSmith [Redacted*] accessibility evaluation, batch 3: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  24. Krantz, A., Jones, S., & Pierce, G. L. (2017, November 30). TechSmith [Redacted*] accessibility evaluation, batch 2: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  25. Krantz, A., Jones, S., & Pierce, G. L. (2017, November 16). TechSmith [Redacted*] accessibility evaluation, batch 1: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  26. Pierce, G. L. (2017, November 7). Taylor & Francis high-level accessibility evaluation for the Big Ten Academic Alliance. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  27. Pierce, G. L. (2017, November 2). MSU [Redacted*] high-level accessibility evaluation for Michigan State University Accessibility Review Committee. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  28. Pierce, G. L. (2017, October 26). JSTOR high-level accessibility evaluation for the Big Ten Academic Alliance. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  29. Pierce, G. L. (2017, October 25). MSU [Redacted*] high-level accessibility evaluation for Michigan State University Accessibility Review Committee. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  30. Pierce, G. L. (2017, October 13). MSU [Redacted*] Form ([Redacted*]) high-level accessibility evaluation for Michigan State University Accessibility Review Committee. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  31. Pierce, G. L. (2017, October 13). MSU [Redacted*] website high-level accessibility evaluation for Michigan State University Accessibility Review Committee. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  32. Krantz, A., Jones, S., & Pierce, G. L. (2017, August 11). MSU Misconduct Hotline website: Accessibility compliance evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  33. Krantz, A., & Pierce, G. L. (2017, June 30). TechSmith [Redacted*]: Accessibility compliance evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  34. Pierce, G. L. (2017, June 14). [Redacted*] high-level accessibility evaluation for Michigan State University Residential and Hospitality Services. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  35. Pierce, G. L. (2017, June 13). Cambridge Core high-level accessibility evaluation for the Big Ten Academic Alliance. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  36. Pierce, G. L. (2017, May 26). Wiley Online Library high-level accessibility evaluation for the Big Ten Academic Alliance. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  37. Pierce, G. L. (2017, May 12). CATA Trip Planner high-level accessibility evaluation. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  38. Pierce, G. L., Watson, K., & Krantz, A., (2017, May 12). [Insurance Company*] accessibility evaluation: Summary and introduction. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  39. Krantz, A., Watson, K., & Pierce, G. L. (2017, May 10). [Insurance Company*] accessibility evaluation, batch 5: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  40. Pierce, G. L., Watson, K., & Krantz, A. (2017, May 3). [Insurance Company*] accessibility evaluation, batch 4: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  41. Watson, K., Krantz, A., & Pierce, G. L. (2017, April 26). [Insurance Company*] accessibility evaluation, batch 3: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  42. Watson, K., Krantz, A., & Pierce, G. L. (2017, April 20). [Insurance Company*] accessibility evaluation, batch 2: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  43. Watson, K., Krantz, A., & Pierce, G. L. (2017, April 7). [Insurance Company*] accessibility evaluation, batch 1: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  44. Pierce, G. L., & Watson, K. (2017, March 22). GSA Connect preliminary accessibility evaluation for the GSA IT Committee. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  45. Pierce, G. L., Watson, K., & Krantz, A., (2017, March 9). [Financial Institution*] accessibility evaluation: Summary and introduction. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  46. Watson, K., Krantz, A., & Pierce, G. L. (2017, March 8). [Financial Institution*] accessibility evaluation, batch 5: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  47. Watson, K., Krantz, A., & Pierce, G. L. (2017, March 6). [Financial Institution*] accessibility evaluation, batch 4: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  48. Watson, K., Krantz, A., & Pierce, G. L. (2017, February 24). [Financial Institution*] accessibility evaluation, batch 3: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  49. Watson, K., Krantz, A., & Pierce, G. L. (2017, February 20). [Financial Institution*] accessibility evaluation, batch 2: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  50. Pierce, G. L. (2017, February 16). Web of Science preliminary accessibility evaluation for the Big Ten Academic Alliance. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  51. Pierce, G. L. (2017, February 16). ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global preliminary accessibility evaluation for the Big Ten Academic Alliance. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  52. Watson, K., Krantz, A., & Pierce, G. L. (2017, February 14). [Financial Institution*] accessibility evaluation, batch 1: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  53. Pierce, G. L., & Mir, I., Krantz, A. (2016, December 12). CATA accessibility evaluation: Summary and introduction. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  54. Pierce, G. L., & Mir, I., Krantz, A. (2016, December 9). CATA accessibility evaluation, batch 4: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  55. Pierce, G. L., & Mir, I., Krantz, A. (2016, December 9). CATA accessibility evaluation, batch 3: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  56. Pierce, G. L., & Mir, I., Krantz, A. (2016, December 8). CATA accessibility evaluation, batch 2: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  57. Mir, I., Krantz, A., & Pierce, G. L. (2016, December 7). CATA accessibility evaluation, batch 1: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  58. Pierce, G. L., Mir, I., Krantz, A., George, M., & Casey, C. (2016, October 7). [Digital Authentication/Security Company*] Mobile App (Android and iOS): Accessibility compliance evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  59. Pierce, G. L., George, M., Mir, I., Krantz, A., & Casey, C. (2016, September 2). [Digital Authentication/Security Company*]: Accessibility compliance evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  60. Pierce, G. L., George, M., Mir, I., Krantz, A., & Casey, C. (2016, August 5). MSU Eli Broad College of Business: Accessibility compliance evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  61. Pierce, G. L., George, M., Mir, I., Krantz, A., & Casey, C. (2016, July 8). [National Restaurant Chain*]: Accessibility compliance evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  62. Pierce, G. L., George, M., Sommer, A., Clark, I., & Casey, C. (2016, June 3). [Learning Management System*] accessibility evaluation: Summary and introduction. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  63. George, M., Clark, I., Sommer, A., Casey, C., & Pierce, G. L. (2016, June 3). [Learning Management System*] accessibility evaluation, batch 4: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  64. George, M., Sommer, A., Clark, I., Casey, C., & Pierce, G. L. (2016, June 3). [Learning Management System*] accessibility evaluation, batch 3: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  65. Clark, I., George, M., Sommer, A., & Pierce, G. L. (2016, June 1). [Learning Management System*] accessibility evaluation, batch 2: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  66. George, M., Sommer, A., Casey, C., & Pierce, G. L. (2016, May 27). [Learning Management System*] accessibility evaluation, batch 1: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  67. Pierce, G. L. (2016, May 4). [Redacted*] research database and digital collection preliminary accessibility evaluation for Michigan State University Libraries. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  68. Pierce, G. L. (2016, May 4). [Redacted*] peer review system preliminary accessibility evaluation for Michigan State University Information Technology. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  69. George, M., Clark, I., Sommer, A., Casey, C., & Pierce, G. L. (2016, April 20). [Multinational Survey Software Company*] new system user interface accessibility evaluation. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  70. Pierce, G. L., George, M., Clark, I., Sommer, A., & Casey, C. (2016, April 12). [Multinational Survey Software Company*] system user interface accessibility evaluation: Summary and Introduction. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  71. Clark, I., Sommer, A., Casey, C., George, M., & Pierce, G. L. (2016, April 11). [Multinational Survey Software Company*] system user interface accessibility evaluation, batch 5: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  72. George, M., Clark, I., Sommer, A., & Pierce, G. L. (2016, April 8). [Multinational Survey Software Company*] system user interface accessibility evaluation, batch 4: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  73. Clark, I., George, M., Sommer, A., Casey, C., & Pierce, G. L. (2016, April 7). [Multinational Survey Software Company*] system user interface accessibility evaluation, batch 3: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  74. Sommer, A., George, M., & Pierce, G. L. (2016, April 6). [Multinational Survey Software Company*] system user interface accessibility evaluation, batch 2: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  75. George, M., Clark, I., & Pierce, G. L. (2016, March 25). [Multinational Survey Software Company*] system user interface accessibility evaluation, batch 1: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  76. Pierce, G. L. (2016, March 11). [Redacted*] research database and digital archives preliminary accessibility evaluation for Michigan State University Libraries. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  77. Pierce, G. L. (2016, March 10). [Redacted*] research database and eBooks preliminary accessibility evaluation for Michigan State University Libraries. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  78. Pierce, G. L. (2016, March 7). [Redacted*] IT service management system preliminary accessibility evaluation for Michigan State University Information Technology. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  79. Pierce, G. L., Sommer, A., Clark, I., & Casey, C. (2016, February 12). [Multinational Survey Software Company*] survey-taking interface accessibility compliance evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  80. MSU Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting. (2016, January 26). [Redacted*] scheduling system preliminary mobile accessibility evaluation for Michigan State University Information Technology. East Lansing, MI: Author.
  81. MSU Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting. (2016, January 8). [Redacted*] application system preliminary accessibility evaluation for Michigan State University Information Technology. East Lansing, MI: Author.
  82. MSU Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting. (2015, December 9). [Redacted*] magazine archive & [Redacted*] archive preliminary accessibility evaluation for Michigan State University Libraries. East Lansing, MI: Author.
  83. MSU Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting. (2015, December 3). [Redacted*] clinician interface preliminary accessibility evaluation for Michigan State University Information Technology. East Lansing, MI: Author.
  84. MSU Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting. (2015, December 2). [Redacted*] patient portal preliminary accessibility evaluation for Michigan State University Information Technology. East Lansing, MI: Author
  85. Pierce, G. L., George, M., Clark, I., & Sommer, A. (2015, August 7). [Multinational Clothing Retailer*] accessibility evaluation (third round), batch 5: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  86. Pierce, G. L., Clark, I., Sommer, A., & George, M. (2015, July 31). [Multinational Clothing Retailer*] accessibility evaluation (third round), batch 4: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  87. Pierce, G. L., George, M., & Sommer, A. (2015, July 24). [Multinational Clothing Retailer*] accessibility evaluation (third round), batch 3: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  88. Pierce, G. L., Sommer, A., George, M., & Clark, I. (2015, July 17). [Multinational Clothing Retailer*] accessibility evaluation (third round), batch 2: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  89. Pierce, G. L., Clark, I., Sommer, A., & George, M. (2015, July 10). [Multinational Clothing Retailer*] accessibility evaluation (third round), batch 1: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  90. Deaton, P. J., George, M., & Pierce, G. L. (2015, May 15). State of California DWC QME System: Accessibility compliance evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  91. Pierce, G. L., Clark, I., Decloniemaclennan, T., Sommer, A., George, M., & Deaton, P. J. (2015, March 18). [Multinational Clothing Retailer*] accessibility evaluation (second round), batch 5: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  92. Pierce, G. L., & Jackson, J. E. (2015, March 13). [Multinational Clothing Retailer*] heading structure recommendations. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  93. Pierce, G. L., Clark, I., George, M., Sommer, A., Deaton, P. J. & Decloniemaclennan, T. (2015, March 6). [Multinational Clothing Retailer*] accessibility evaluation (second round), batch 4: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  94. Pierce, G. L., Deaton, P. J., Decloniemaclennan, T., & Sommer, A. (2015, March 4). [Multinational Clothing Retailer*] accessibility evaluation (second round), batch 3: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  95. Pierce, G. L., George, M., Deaton, P. J., Sommer, A., Clark, I., & Jackson, J. E. (2015, February 23). [Multinational Clothing Retailer*] accessibility evaluation (second round), batch 2: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  96. Pierce, G. L., Decloniemaclennan, T., Clark, I., Sommer, A., & Jackson, J. E. (2015, February 12). [Multinational Clothing Retailer*] accessibility evaluation (second round), batch 1: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  97. Jackson, J. E., George, M., & Pierce, G. L. (2015, February 5). [Multinational Automotive Manufacturer*]: Accessibility compliance evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  98. Jackson, J., Deaton, P., Decloniemaclennan, T., George, M., & Pierce, G. L. (2015, January 27). [Multinational Automotive Manufacturer*]: Accessibility compliance evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  99. Pierce, G. L., Jackson, J. E., & Ismirle, J. (2014, November 5). [Multinational Clothing Retailer*] product image alternative text examples. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  100. Pierce, G. L., George, M., & Nemchik, J. (2014, October 28). [Multinational Clothing Retailer*] images accessibility evaluation. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  101. Deaton, P., Nemchik, J., George, M., Zantjer, R., Casey, C., & Pierce, G. L. (2014, October 17). MSU Eli Broad College of Business: Accessibility compliance evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  102. Nemchik, J., & Pierce, G. L. (2014, September 2). [Multinational Clothing Retailer*] keyboard accessibility evaluation 5: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  103. Nemchik, J., & Pierce, G. L. (2014, August 26). [Multinational Clothing Retailer*] keyboard accessibility evaluation 4: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  104. Nemchik, J., & Pierce, G. L. (2014, August 18). [Multinational Clothing Retailer*] keyboard accessibility evaluation 3: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  105. Nemchik, J., & Pierce, G. L. (2014, August 12). [Multinational Clothing Retailer*] keyboard accessibility evaluation 2: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  106. Nemchik, J., & Pierce, G. L. (2014, August 4). [Multinational Clothing Retailer*] keyboard accessibility evaluation 1: [Redacted*]. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  107. Nemchik, J., & Pierce, G. L. (2014, July 11). MSU Web Accessibility development site: Accessibility compliance evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  108. Nemchik, J., & Pierce, G. L. (2014, June 24). [Redacted*]: Accessibility compliance evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  109. Nemchik, J., Maclennan, R., Decloniemaclennan, T., Deaton, P., Casey, C., & Pierce, G. L. (2014, May 23). [Multinational Clothing Retailer*]: Accessibility compliance evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  110. Nemchik, J., Decloniemaclennan, T., Deaton, P., Casey, C., Decloniemaclennan, R., & Pierce, G. L. (2014, April 25). MSU College of Communication Arts & Sciences website: Accessibility compliance evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  111. Ismirle, J., Swierenga, S. J. , & Pierce, G. L. (2013, March 11). State of California Department of Workers Compensation PDFs: Accessibility compliance evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  112. Pierce, G. L., Swierenga, S. J., Propst, D. B., & Coursaris, C. K. (2013, January 24). Corps Lakes Visitors mobile application/website: Mobile survey report, V1.1. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  113. Propst, D. L., Swierenga, S. J., Pierce, G. L., & Jeong, E. (2013, January 23). Lake Discovery usability and aesthetics Internet survey of USACE park rangers and managers final report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  114. Pierce, G. L., Elledge, M. S., & Swierenga, S. J. (2012, December 19). Curam 5.2 review: Accessibility compliance evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  115. Jackson, J., Pierce, G. L., & Swierenga, S. J. (2012, August 10). Information Technology Empowerment Center (ITEC) website: Accessibility compliance evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  116. Pierce, G. L., & Elledge, M. S. (2012, April 6). HealthPlus of Michigan: Usability evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  117. Pierce, G. L., & Swierenga, S. J. (2012, April 3). HealthPlus of Michigan: Accessibility compliance evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  118. Elledge, M. S., Sung, J. E., Pierce, G. L., & Swierenga, S. J. (2011, October 7). MSU Physical Plant Energy Dashboard: Accessibility compliance evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  119. Pierce, G. L., Sung, J. E., Elledge, M. S., & Swierenga, S. J. (2011, September 26). Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine: Heuristic evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  120. Coursaris, C. K., Swierenga, S. J., & Pierce, G. L. (2011, August 31). Corps Lakes Gateway mobile application/website: Focus group report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  121. Elledge, M. S., Pierce, G. L., & Sung, J. E. (2011, May 11). [Multinational Educational Publisher*]: JAWS accessibility evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  122. Pierce, G. L., Elledge, M. S., & Sung, J. E. (2011, March 25b). [Multinational Clothing Retailer*]: Accessibility compliance evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  123. Pierce, G. L., Elledge, M. S., & Sung, J. E. (2011, March 25a). [Multinational Clothing Retailer*]: Accessibility compliance evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  124. Pierce, G. L. & Elledge, M. S. (2010, October 26). EBSP HCM Application with SAP Portal: Accessibility compliance evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  125. Elledge, M. S., Sung, J. E., Pierce, G. L., & Fortino, J. (2010, October 14). [Multinational Hotel Chain*] site: Wireframe usability evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  126. Pierce, G. L. & Swierenga, S. J. (2010, October 8). [Redacted*] School [Redacted*] home page: Accessibility compliance evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  127. Swierenga, S. J., Pierce, G. L., & Sung, J. E. (2010, September 3). Yale New Haven Health FEMA course: Accessibility compliance evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  128. Pierce, G. L., Elledge, M. S., & Sung, J. E. (2010, May 21). [Electronic Publishing and Document Retrieval Company*] search and retrieval application: Usability evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  129. Elledge, M. S., Pierce, G. L., Roberts, H., & Swierenga, S. J. (2010, March 1). Michigan State University website: Round II usability test: Final report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability & Accessibility Center.
  130. Elledge, M. S., Pierce, G. L., Sung, J. E., & Swierenga, S. J. (2010, February 17). Kuali Financial Systems FINTST website: Accessibility compliance evaluation report--Revised. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability & Accessibility Center.
  131. Swierenga, S. J., Sung, J. E., & Pierce, G. L. (2009, October 30). Michigan Workforce Background Check Accessibility compliance evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability & Accessibility Center.
  132. Pierce, G. L., Sung, J. E., & Elledge, M. S. (2009, September 25). [Enterprise Feedback Management Provider*]: Accessibility compliance evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability & Accessibility Center.
  133. Pierce, G. L., Roberts, H., & Elledge, M. S. (2009, June 22). MSU Physical Plant: Usability test report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability & Accessibility Center.
  134. Pierce, G. L., Roberts, H., Sung, J. E., & Elledge, M. S. (2009, April 21). [Electronic Publishing and Document Retrieval Company*] search and retrieval application: Usability test report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability & Accessibility Center.
  135. Pierce, G. L., Elledge, M. S., & Swierenga, S. J. (2009, March 23). Michigan State University website: Usability test report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability & Accessibility Center.
  136. Elledge, M. S., Pierce, G. L., Sung, J. E., & Swierenga, S. J. (2008, November 18). Kuali Financial Systems FINTST websites: Accessibility compliance evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability & Accessibility Center.
  137. Elledge, M. S., & Pierce, G. L. (2008, October 31). Michigan.gov website redesign: Front end data analysis: Customer satisfaction survey report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability & Accessibility Center.
  138. Swierenga, S. J., Roberts, H., & Pierce, G. L. (2008, October 31). Michigan.gov website redesign: Front end data analysis: User interface heuristic evaluation report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability & Accessibility Center.
  139. Pierce, G. L., & Swierenga, S. J. (2008, October 15). Housing & Food Services/Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center websites: Accessibility compliance evaluation report: Round 2 response (updated review). East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability & Accessibility Center.

Research Technical Reports

  1. Pierce, G. L. (2018). Methodological report: Michigan State University State of the State Survey 76 (Winter 2018 round). East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Institute for Public Policy and Social Research.
  2. Pierce, G. L. (2018). Methodological report: Michigan State University State of the State Survey 1-74 longitudinal data. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Institute for Public Policy and Social Research.
  3. Pierce, G. L. (2018). MSU evaluation protocol for WCAG 2.0 AA. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  4. Pierce, G. L. (2018). Methodological report: Michigan State University State of the State Survey 75 (Fall 2017 round). East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Institute for Public Policy and Social Research.
  5. Pierce, G. L. (2017). Methodological report: Michigan State University State of the State Survey 1-73 longitudinal data. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Institute for Public Policy and Social Research.
  6. Pierce, G. L. (2017). 2017 Michigan State University Internet and Technology User Experience Survey: Results and analysis. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  7. Pierce, G. L. (2017). Methodological report: Michigan State University State of the State Survey 74 (Spring 2017 round). East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Institute for Public Policy and Social Research.
  8. Pierce, G. L. (2017). Simplified protocol for WCAG 2.0 AA assessment. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  9. Pierce, G. L. (2016). Methodological report: Michigan State University State of the State Survey 1-72 longitudinal data. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Institute for Public Policy and Social Research.
  10. Pierce, G. L. (2016). Methodological report: Michigan State University State of the State Survey 73 (Fall 2016 round). East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Institute for Public Policy and Social Research.
  11. Pierce, G. L. (2016). 2016 Michigan State University Internet and Technology User Experience Survey: Results and analysis. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  12. Pierce, G. L. (2016). Methodological report: Michigan State University State of the State Survey 72 (Winter 2016 round). East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Institute for Public Policy and Social Research.
  13. Pierce, G. L. (2016). Methodological report: Michigan State University State of the State Survey 1-70 longitudinal data. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Institute for Public Policy and Social Research.
  14. Pierce, G. L. (2016). Methodological report: Michigan State University State of the State Survey 71 (Fall 2015 round). East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Institute for Public Policy and Social Research.
  15. Pierce, G. L. (2015). 2015 Michigan State University Internet and Technology User Experience Survey: Results and analysis. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  16. Jackson, J. E., Pierce, G. L., Blosser, S. R., Ismirle, J., & Swierenga, S. J. (2015). Use of personal assistive technologies in voting: Final report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  17. Pierce, G. L. (2015). Methodological report: Michigan State University State of the State Survey 1-69 longitudinal data. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Institute for Public Policy and Social Research.
  18. Pierce, G. L. (2015). Methodological report: Michigan State University State of the State Survey 70 (Winter 2015 round). East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Institute for Public Policy and Social Research.
  19. Pierce, G. L., Sawaya, S., & Swierenga, S. J. (2015). 2012 MSU Internet Use and Opinion Survey: Results and analysis. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Institute for Public Policy and Social Research.
  20. Pierce, G. L. (2014). Methodological report: Michigan State University State of the State Survey 69 (Fall 2014 round). East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Institute for Public Policy and Social Research.
  21. Pierce, G. L., Jackson, J. E., & Swierenga, S. J. (2014). Enhanced user interface and interaction design standards for accessible mobile voting systems. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  22. Pierce, G. L. (2014). Methodological report: Michigan State University State of the State Survey 68 (Spring 2014 round). East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Institute for Public Policy and Social Research.
  23. Pierce, G. L. (2014). Methodological report: Michigan State University State of the State Survey 67 (Winter 2014 round). East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Institute for Public Policy and Social Research.
  24. Pierce, G. L., & Elledge, M. S. (2014). Simplified protocol for WCAG 2.0 assessment. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  25. Swierenga, S. J., Ismirle, J., Jackson, J. E., Pierce, G. L., Decloniemaclennan, R., Mathew, A., & Blosser, S. (2013). Smart Voting Joystick for accessible voting machines (AVTI Working Paper #009). Washington, D.C.: The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation.
  26. Pierce, G. L. (2013). Methodological report: Michigan State University State of the State Survey 66 (Summer 2013 round). East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Institute for Public Policy and Social Research.
  27. Pierce, G. L., Swierenga, S. J., & Jackson, J. (2013). User interface and interaction design standards for accessible mobile voting systems. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  28. Pierce, G. L. (2013). Methodological report: Michigan State University State of the State Survey 65 (Spring 2013 round). East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Institute for Public Policy and Social Research.
  29. Pierce, G. L., & Hembroff, L. A. (2013). Methodological report: Michigan State University State of the State Survey 64 (Winter 2013 round). East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Institute for Public Policy and Social Research.
  30. Hembroff, L. A., & Pierce, G. L. (2012). Methodological report: Michigan State University State of the State Survey 63 (Fall 2012 round). East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Institute for Public Policy and Social Research.
  31. Swierenga, S. J, & Pierce, G. L. (2012). Supplement to Testing usability performance of accessible voting systems: User interface issues mapped to specific systems. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  32. Swierenga, S. J., & Pierce, G. L. (2012). Testing usability performance of accessible voting systems: Final report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  33. Pierce, G. L., Coursaris, C., Elledge, M. E., Mabuza, G., Mulder, D., Sung, J., & Swierenga, S. J. (2011). 2011 MSU Internet Use and Opinion Survey: Results and analysis. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  34. Swierenga, S. J., Pierce, G. L., & Propst, D. B. (2011). USACE 2011 Visitors Survey – MSU UARC pilot usability study: Final report. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  35. Swierenga, S. J., Pierce, G. L., Quesenbery, W., Vanderheiden, G. C., & Seleski, P. A. (2011). Testing usability performance of voting systems: Screening, background, and post-study question bank. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  36. Elledge, M. S., & Pierce, G. L. (2011). Simplified protocol for WCAG 2.0 assessment of documents. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  37. Elledge, M. S., & Pierce, G. L. (2011). Simplified protocol for WCAG 2.0 assessment. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  38. Michigan State University Accommodating Technology Community. (2011). ATC open letter on digital publishing. East Lansing, MI: Author.
  39. Swierenga, S. J., Pierce, G. L., Quesenbery, W., Seleski, P. A., & Vanderheiden, G. C. (2010). Testing usability performance of voting systems: Reference questionnaires. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting.
  40. LaMore, R. L., Snyder, J. D., & Pierce, G. L. (2009). An assessment of the knowledge economy in northern Michigan and the eastern upper peninsula. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Center for Community and Economic Development.
  41. Swierenga, S. J., Coursaris, C. K., Pierce, G. L., Roberts, H., & Whitten, P. (2008). Michigan Nutrition Network Grant: Usability and accessibility of nutrition and physical activity education information for blind and Low Vision Internet Users. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, Usability & Accessibility Center.
  42. Pierce, G. L. (2006). The time-course of eye movement control in scene perception (Unpublished master's). Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI.

Peer-Reviewed Publications

  1. Jackson, J. E., Ismirle, J., Swierenga, S. J., Blosser, S. R., & Pierce, G. L. (2015). Joystick interaction strategies of individuals with dexterity impairments: Observations from the Smart Voting Joystick usability evaluation. In M. Antona & C. Stephanidis (Eds.), Lecture Notes in Computer Science: Vol. 9178. Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction: Access to the Human Environment and Culture (pp. 19–203). Switzerland: Springer International.
  2. Swierenga, S. J., Zantjer, R. S., Jackson, J. E., Ismirle, J., Blosser, S. R., & Pierce, G. L. (2015). Security implications for personal assistive technology in voting. In T. Tryfonas & I. Askoxylakis (Eds.), Lecture Notes in Computer Science: Vol. 9190. Human Aspects of Information Security, Privacy, and Trust (pp. 582–591). Switzerland: Springer International.
  3. Swierenga, S. J., Pierce, G. L., Blosser, S. R., Mathew, A., & Jackson, J. E. (2014). Smart Voting Joystick for accessible voting machines. Journal on Technology and Persons with Disabilities, 2, 144-154. Northridge, CA: California State University, Northridge.
  4. Propst, D. B., Swierenga, S. J., Pierce, G. L., Jeong, E., & Coursaris, C. K. (2013). From the ground-up: Role of usability and aesthetics evaluation in creating a knowledge-based website for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. In A. Marcus (Ed.), Lecture Notes in Computer Science: Vol. 8015. Design, User Experience, and Usability: Web, Mobile, and Product Design (pp. 274–283). Berlin/Heidelberg, Germany: Springer-Verlag.
  5. Swierenga, S. J., & Pierce, G. L. (2013). Accessible voting systems usability measures. Journal on Technology and Persons with Disabilities, 1, 146-154. Northridge, CA: California State University, Northridge.
  6. Swierenga, S. J., Sung, J., Pierce, G. L., & Propst, D. B. (2011). Website design and usability assessment implications from a usability study with visually impaired users. In C. Stephanidis (Ed.), Lecture Notes in Computer Science: Vol. 6766. Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction: Users Diversity (pp. 382–389). Heidelberg, Germany: Springer-Verlag.
  7. Coursaris, C. K., Swierenga, S. J., & Pierce, G. L. (2010). Effects of aesthetics and playfulness on web usability – An empirical investigation. In Americas Conference on Information Systems 2010 Proceedings, 549. Atlanta: Association for Information Systems.
  8. Henderson, J. M., & Pierce, G. L. (2008). Eye movements during scene viewing: Evidence for mixed control of fixation durations. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 15(3), 566–573.
  9. Pierce, G. L., & Henderson, J. M. (2007). The control of fixation duration during scene perception. Visual Cognition, 15(1), 108–112.

Periodical Publications (Non-Peer-Reviewed)

  1. Swierenga, S. J., & Pierce, G. L. (2012). Should we conduct this usability study? Ethics considerations in evaluations. User Experience, 11(4), 24–25.

Presentations

Invited Presentations and Workshops

*Identifying information redacted in compliance with non-disclosure agreements.

  1. Swierenga, S. J., & Pierce, G. L. (2018, February). User-centered design and ADA compliance for websites and digital systems. Presented at the Michigan Municipal Executives 2018 Winter Institute, Ann Arbor, MI.
  2. Pierce, G. L. (2017, November). 2017 MSU Internet and Technology User Experience Survey. Presented to the Michigan State University WebDev CAFE, East Lansing, MI.
  3. Swierenga, S. J., & Pierce, G. L. (2017, June). Can people with disabilities use my website and why does it matter? Presented at the 1st Annual Oakland County G2G Marketplace Day, Waterford Township, MI.
  4. Swierenga, S. J., & Pierce, G. L. (2017, March). Designing for everyone: Accessible web design. Presented to [Financial Institution*], MI.
  5. Pierce, G. L. (2016, February). 2015 MSU Internet and Technology User Experience Survey results. Presented to the Michigan State University WebDev CAFE, East Lansing, MI.
  6. Pierce, G. L. (2015, October). The MSU State of the State Survey: Public opinion data for the public. Presented at the 4th Annual Michigan State University Cyberinfrastructure Forum, East Lansing, MI.
  7. Swierenga, S. J., & Pierce, G. L. (2015, January). MSU Web Accessibility Policy: Overview and implications. Presented to the Michigan State University President's Advisory Committee on Disability Issues, East Lansing, MI.
  8. Pierce, G. L. (2014, December). An accessibility evaluator's toolbox. Presented at the Michigan State University WebDev CAFE Forum, East Lansing, MI.
  9. Pierce, G. L. (2014, October). Update on MSU Web Accessibility Policy. Presented at the Michigan State University IT Exchange, East Lansing, MI.
  10. Swierenga, S. J., Deaton, P., Jackson, J., & Pierce, G. L. (2014, August). Creating accessible documents. Presented at the 2014 Michigan State University Outreach and Engagement Annual Strategic Review, East Lansing, MI.
  11. Granberry Russell, P., & Pierce, G. L. (2014, August). Web Accessibility Policy. Presented at the Michigan State University IT Exchange, East Lansing, MI.
  12. Pierce, G. L. (2014, March). The importance of higher education to Michigan's economic future. Presented to the Michigan College Access Network Board of Directors, Lansing, MI.
  13. Swierenga, S. J., Ismirle, J., Jackson, J. E., Pierce, G. L., Decloniemaclennan, R., Mathew, A., & Blosser, S. (2014, January). Piloting accessible voting technology in the field: Smart Voting Joystick [Webinar]. In NIST Accessible Voting Technology Webinar Series. Gaithersburg, MD: Department of Commerce, National Institute of Standards and Technology.
  14. Pierce, G. L. (2013, April). Community Data Committee. Presented at the Power of We Consortium Community Breakfast, Lansing, MI.
  15. Swierenga, S. J., Blosser, S., Pierce, G. L., Chen, Y, Dennis, T., Pence, T., Rashidian, B., & Yang, J. (2013, April). Voting with Joy: Student project to create a Smart Voting Joystick for Accessible Voting. Poster presented at the EAC/NIST Accessible Voting Technology Research Workshop, Gaithersburg, MD.
  16. Swierenga, S. J., & Pierce, G. L. (2013, April). Testing usability performance of accessible voting systems. Poster presented at the EAC/NIST Accessible Voting Technology Research Workshop, Gaithersburg, MD.
  17. Swierenga, S. J., Pierce, G. L., & Blosser, S. (2013, April). Smart Voting Joystick. Presented at the EAC/NIST Accessible Voting Technology Research Workshop, Gaithersburg, MD.
  18. Swierenga, S. J., Pierce, G. L., Jackson, J., & Decloniemaclennan, R. (2013, April). Accessible mobile voting systems. Presented at the EAC/NIST Accessible Voting Technology Research Workshop, Gaithersburg, MD.
  19. Elledge, M. S., & Pierce, G. L. (2011, August). Accessibility workshop. Workshop conducted for Western Michigan University faculty and staff, East Lansing, MI.
  20. Elledge, M. S., & Pierce, G. L. (2010, July). Accessibility evaluation in the 2.0 World. Workshop conducted at Internet User Experience 2010, Ann Arbor, MI.
  21. Pierce, G. L. (2010, May). Evaluating website accessibility. Presented at the State of Michigan User Experience Awareness Day, Lansing, MI.
  22. Elledge, M. S., & Pierce, G. L. (2010, May). Retrofitting websites for accessibility. Presented at AccessU, Austin, TX.
  23. Pierce, G. L., & Elledge, M. S. (2010, May). Where do we go from here? WCAG 2.0, ARIA and accessible AJAX. Presented at AccessU, Austin, TX.
  24. Pierce, G. L. (2009, November). WCAG 2.0: Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0. Presented at the 5th Annual World Usability Day, East Lansing, MI.
  25. Pierce, G. L. (2009, July). Knowledge economy indicators report. Presented at Future/Innovation Research Strategies Team Quarterly Meeting, Traverse City, MI.
  26. Miel-Uken, J., & Pierce, G. L. (2009, January). Development of a regional knowledge economy index. Presented at Northwest Michigan's Transition to the Knowledge Economy, Traverse City, MI.
  27. Pierce, G. L. (2009, January). Knowledge economy index. Presented at Growing the Knowledge Economy in Northeast Michigan, Hillman, MI.
  28. Pierce, G. L. (2008, February). Recovery from visual disruptions: Evidence from saccade hazard rates. Presented at the Michigan State University Psychology Department Cognitive Forum, East Lansing, MI.
  29. Pierce, G. L. (2007, July). Programming eyetracking experiments in Experiment Builder. Workshop conducted at Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY.
  30. Pierce, G. L. (2006, December). The control of fixation duration during scene perception and reading. Presented at the Michigan State University Psychology Department Cognitive Forum, East Lansing, MI.
  31. Pierce, G. L., Patson, N. D., Bartek, B., Ferreira, F., & Henderson, J. M. (2005, October). The influence of concurrent linguistic information on fixation patterns during natural scene viewing. Presented at the Michigan State University Psychology Department Cognitive Forum, East Lansing, MI.
  32. Pierce, G. L. (2005, September). Creating web pages in standards-compliant XHTML. Workshop conducted at Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI.
  33. Pierce, G. L., Rederstorff, J. C., & Agafonova, I. (2005, May). Semantic manipulation of plural pronoun antecedent resolution. Poster presented at the 2005 Michigan State University Psycholinguistics Course Conference, East Lansing, MI.

Peer-Reviewed Conference Presentations

  1. Pierce, G. L. (2017, December). Essential tools for manual accessibility evaluation. Presented at the Michigan State University Accessible Learning Conference, East Lansing, MI.
  2. Swierenga, S. J. & Pierce, G. L. (2017, December). Integrating accessibility into design. Presented at the Michigan State University Accessible Learning Conference, East Lansing, MI.
  3. Pierce, G. L. (2015, November). Accessibility evaluation tools. Presented at the Michigan State University Making Learning Accessible Conference, East Lansing, MI.
  4. Pierce, G. L., Jackson, J. E., & Swierenga, S. J. (2015, March). Accessible mobile interaction design for voting systems. Presented at the 30th Annual CSUN International Technology & Persons with Disabilities Conference, San Diego, CA.
  5. Decloniemaclennan, R., Nemchik, J., Ismirle, J., Jackson, J., Pierce, G. L., Swierenga, S. (2014, March). Research-based mobile usability and accessibility guidelines. Presented at the 29th Annual CSUN International Technology & Persons with Disabilities Conference, San Diego, CA.
  6. Swierenga, S. J., Pierce, G. L., Blosser, S. R., Matthew, A., Decloniemaclennan, R., & Jackson, J. E. (2014, March). Smart Voting Joystick for accessible voting machines. Presented at the 29th Annual CSUN International Technology & Persons with Disabilities Conference, San Diego, CA.
  7. Propst, D. B., Swierenga, S. J., Pierce, G. L., Jeong, E., & Coursaris, C. K. (2013, July). From the ground-up: Role of usability and aesthetics evaluation in creating a knowledge-based website for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Paper presented at the 15th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, Las Vegas, NV.
  8. Swierenga, S. J., & Pierce, G. L. (2013, February). Accessible voting systems usability measures. Presented at the 28th Annual International Technology and Persons with Disabilities Conference, Los Angeles, CA.
  9. Propst, D. B., Swierenga, S. J., Pierce, G. L., Jeong, E., & Perales, M. K. (2011, November). Usability and aesthetics of an outdoor recreation knowledge management website. Presented at the National Recreation and Park Association 2011 Congress and Exposition, Atlanta, GA.
  10. Swierenga, S. J., Sung, J., Pierce, G. L., & Propst, D. B. (2011, July). Website design and usability assessment implications from a usability study with visually impaired users. Paper presented at the 14th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, Orlando, FL.
  11. Swierenga, S. J., Propst, D. B., Pierce, G. L., & Sung, J. E. (2011, June). Impact of visual impairments on the duration of usability tests. Presented at the Usability Professionals' Association International Conference 2011, Atlanta, GA.
  12. Coursaris, C. K., Swierenga, S. J., & Pierce, G. L. (2010, August). Effects of aesthetics and playfulness on web usability – An empirical investigation. Presented at the 16th Americas Conference on Information Systems, Lima, Peru.
  13. Swierenga, S. J., Coursaris, C. K., Whitten, P., Pierce, G. L., & Roberts, H. (2008, November). Usability and accessibility of nutrition information for blind and low vision Internet users. Poster presented at the 4th Annual World Usability Day, East Lansing, MI.
  14. Pierce, G. L., & Altmann, E. M. (2007, November). Recovery from visual disruptions in reading and scene viewing: Evidence from saccade hazard rates. Poster presented at the 15th Annual Workshop on Object Perception, Attention, and Memory, Long Beach, CA.
  15. Henderson, J. M., Pierce, G. L., & Smith, T. J. (2007, August). Fixation durations during scene viewing. Invited symposium talk at the 14th European Conference on Eye Movements, Potsdam, Germany.
  16. Pierce, G. L., & Henderson, J. M. (2006, November). The control of fixation duration during scene perception. Paper presented at the 14th Annual Workshop on Object Perception, Attention, and Memory, Houston, TX.
  17. Patson, N. D., Pierce, G. L., Bartek, B., Ferreira, F., & Henderson, J. M. (2005, March). The influence of concurrent linguistic information on fixation patterns during natural scene viewing. Poster presented at the 18th Annual CUNY Conference on Human Sentence Processing, Tucson, AZ.

Guest Lectures

  1. Pierce, G. L. (2013, October). Survey sample estimation and management. Guest lecture presented to Survey Operations Skills Program, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI.
  2. Pierce, G. L. (2013, February). Smart Voting Joystick. Guest lecture presented to Electrical and Computer Engineering 100: Introduction to Engineering, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI.
  3. Pierce, G. L. (2010, November). Intro to research statistics: Background and basic testing. Guest lecture presented to Telecommunication 450: Human Computer Interaction and Experience Design, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI.
  4. Pierce, G. L. (2009, September). Research statistics: Background and basic testing. Guest lecture presented to Telecommunication 450: Human Computer Interaction and User Experience Design, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI.

Media Interviews and Appearances

  1. Burgio, A. (2017, July 26). Out with the old voting equipment, in with the new... 6 News at 6. Lansing, MI: WLNS-TV.
  2. Burgio, A. (2017, July 26). Out with the old voting equipment, in with the new for Meridian Township. WLNS 6. Retrieved from http://wlns.com/2017/07/26/out-with-the-old-voting-equipment-in-with-the-new-for-meridian-township/
  3. Results Released for 2016 MSU Internet and Technology User Experience Survey. (2016, October 7). Michigan State University, University Outreach and Engagement. Retrieved from https://engage.msu.edu/upload/newsrelease/News-Release-MSU-Internet-and-Technology-User-Experience-Survey- 2016-10.10.2016.pdf
  4. MSU releases results for 2015 Internet and Technology User Experience Survey. (2015, October 5). Michigan State University Today. Retrieved from http://msutoday.msu.edu/news/2015/msu-releases-results-for-2015- internet-and-technology-user-experience-survey/
  5. Annual technology survey to track MSU trends. (2011, October 27). Michigan State University Today. Retrieved from http://msutoday.msu.edu/news/2011/annual-technology-survey-to-track-msu-trends/
  6. Hayhoe, B. (2011, October 18). Poll finds dissatisfaction with msu.edu. The State News. Retrieved from http://statenews.com/index.php /article/2011/10/poll_finds_dissatisfaction_with_msu.edu