The graduate program in Human Factors and Applied Cognition provides instruction and research training for students wishing to pursue careers in the academic, public, and private sectors. Across all areas, a strong emphasis is placed on students developing a good understanding of cognitive theory, acquiring advanced methodological and statistical skills, and learning how to apply these tools to real-world human factors problems. The program is accredited by the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society.
Join the different concentrations in Psychology for their Graduate Proseminars and learn from people within the industry about topics relating to the concentrations themselves. Some will be focusing on career development, industry standards, research areas of interest, and more. Speakers have been selected to present a variety of different perspectives on the opportunities and challenges inherent in pursuing a post-graduate career. A mixture of speakers from within and outside of academia have volunteered to present, in which they will discuss both the present work they are doing, as well as the steps that led them to their present position.Details »