Professor David Schuster Receives NSF CAREER Award

SJSU Assistant Professor David Schuster (Department of Psychology, College of Social Sciences and Human Factors & Ergonomics program faculty member) has received the prestigious National Science Foundation CAREER Award for his proposal “CAREER: RUI: Understanding Human Cognition in Computer Network Defense.”

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Congratulations Professor Schuster!

Human Factors Research Colloquium: Elizabeth Philips

Human Factors Research Colloquium
Elizabeth Philips
Candidate for the Position of Assistant
Assistant Professor in Human Factors Psychology

Elizabeth Philips will receive her Ph.D. this spring from the University of Central Florida, FL. Her research program informs the future of human-robot interaction and teamwork through the application of human factors principles and the development of computational models of human decision making to robot design and development.

Monday, November 30, 2015
San Jose State University- Hugh Gills (HGH) Room114 
12- 1-15 PM

Building human compatible mental in Soldier-robot teams: A two-sided research approach”

UX Speaker Series: Inside the Industry

Hi everyone,

We have our first speaker series event approaching! We are excited to have:

Iris Beneli the UX Research Director at HP
and Eric Spaulding Senior Interaction Designer at Ideo

When: Tuesday, October 21st, 7-9PM
Where: DMH 226B

Join us in an open forum to discuss..
– Who do they look for when they hire?
– The do’s and don’ts to get the job
– Portfolio/interview advice
… & more inside industry tips from the experts.

This is a great chance to speak with people who have decades of experience in the industry — so don’t miss out!

We will be seated at 7PM and the panel discussion will begin at 7:30PM. After the forum join us at Flames for appetizers (on us) and drinks!

Hope to see you all there.

– HFES E-board