About Marco Pretorius

Marco Pretorius

Dr Marco Pretorius

PhD, Certified Usability Analyst (CUA)

Dr Marco Pretorius is the Usability Team Leader at e-Government for Citizens in the Western Cape Government (South Africa).

One of my main functions at the Western Cape Government is to institutionalise User Experience (UX), usability and user-centred design. I conduct and manage UX, usability and design processes for the Internet and Intranet websites.

I have a PhD from Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University. Topic: Institutionalise UX.

I have a very strong passion for UX. I am a Certified Usability Analyst (CUA) through Human Factors International (training in Sacramento, California). I am the first South African to have been recognised by Human Factors International as their Certified Usability Analyst (CUA) of the month (August 2013).

UX Strategy is my website where I share UX research.

My research areas include:
- User Experience
- Usability
- User-centred design and the Systems Development Lifecycle
- e-Government
- e-Skills

Find me on:
- LinkedIn
- Twitter (@PretoriusMarco)
- About.me
- SlideShare

My other blog articles:
- Institutionalize User Experience – Lessons learned in the Field

Contact me.