Spencer Kohn

Spencer Kohn

Spencer Kohn

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Trust in Automation, Trust Repair, & Human-Automation Teams

Spencer Kohn is a third-year Human Factors and Applied Cognition graduate student in Dr. Shaw's Hemodynamics, Automation, Resilience, & Trust laboratory (HeART lab). Since joining the Mason community in 2014, Spencer has worked in the field of trust in automation in order to understand the factors that contribute towards building and repairing trust in multiple automation modalities. Currently, his work focuses on evaluating and repairing trust in autonomous vehicles.

 

Education

BA Psychology, Clemson University, Clemson, SC, 2013

MA Psychology - Human Factors and Applied Cognition, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, 2016