College of Arts & Sciences Human Factors


Jan Berkhout

Ph.D., University of Chicago, 1962

Research interests: signal light designs for emergency vehicles, cell phone keypads, workstation evaluations, accident reconstruction

Michael Granaas

Ph.D., University of Kansas, 1986

Research interests: human-computer interface design, with an emphasis on real-time and statistical data displays

Doug Peterson
Doug Peterson

Ph.D., Kansas State University, 1998

Research interests: individual and shared mental models in training and assessment of complex systems, allocation of attentional resources, risk perception

Frank Schieber
Frank Schieber

Ph.D., University of Notre Dame, 1985

Research interests: vision from vehicles; aging and driving; design of products and environments for an aging population

Holly Straub

Ph.D., Texas Tech, 1989

Research interests: retrieval of geographical knowledge, cognitive activities associated with the entry of numerical data



Cynthia Struckman-Johnson

Ph.D., University of Kentucky, 1978

Research interests: applied social psychology and persuasion and advertising; sex differences in social-sexual behavior; public acceptance and use of safety devices such as automobile seat belts and child restraint systems

X.T. Wang

Ph.D., New Mexico State University, 1993

Research interests: behavioral studies and computer modeling of human judgement and decision-making; electrophysical studies of emotional and cognitive processes