Human Factors and Industrial/Organizational Psychology Ph.D. Program


(Graduate students in Italics)


  • Nathan Bowling was listed among the top 2% of most cited authors in popular I-O psychology textbooks, 2017
  • Andrew Hampton, Valerie Shalin   Human Factors Prize Recognizing Excellence in Human Factors/Ergonomics Research, 2016
  • Joseph Houpt  William K. Estes Early Career Award, Society for Mathematical Psychology, 2016
  • Hanshu Zhang   Best Student Paper from the Human Performance Modeling Technical Group, HFES Annual Meeting, 2016
  • Betsy Fox Women of MathPsych (WoMP) Travel and Networking Award, 2016
  • Joseph Houpt   R. Duncan Luce Outstanding Paper Award, Journal of Mathematical Psychology, 2015
  • John McIntire   Stanley N. Roscoe Award for the best doctoral dissertation in aerospace human factors, 2014
  • John Flach   Paul M. Fitts Education Award, HFES, 2013
  • Kevin Bennett The most outstanding article published in the 2012 Journal of Cognitive Engineering and Decision Making, 2013
  • Caitlan Rizzardo   APA Division 3 New Investigator Award, 2013
  • Gary Burns, Megan Morris   Gold Award for Outstanding LGBT Research, Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology, 2012
  • Jerred Holt   Best Student Paper from the Southern Ohio Chapter of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, 2011
  • Markus Feufel, Katherine Lippa, Helen Klein Best Ergonomics in Design Article Award, HFES, 2010

Before 2010

  • Jerred Holt   Best Student Paper from the Southern Ohio Chapter of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, 2009
  • Kevin Bennett, John Flach   The 7th most influential article ever published in the Human Factors Journal, 2008
  • Tamera Schneider Faculty Excellence in Teaching, Ohio Council for High Education, 2005
  • Louise Rasmussen   Best Student Paper from the HFES’s Cognitive Engineering and Decision Making technical group, HFES Annual Meeting, 2004
  • Valerie Shalin   NASA Headquarters award “Turning Goals into Reality” to NASA Ames for tools provided to JPL for the Mars Exploration Rover, 2004
  • Valerie Shalin   Ames Honor Award to Code I for Technology Infusion, recognizing NASA Ames Human Centered Computing Team Support for Mars Exploration Rover, 2003
  • Herb Colle   Paul M. Fitts Education Awards, HFES, 1999
  • Kevin Bennett, Mona Toms, David Woods   Jerome H. Ely Award, HFES, 1994