learning, aging, & cognitive ergonomics lab

Students Working in the Lab

Graduate Students

  • Landon LaPorte
  • Landon graduated from Wesleyan University in 2006 and is pursuing his Ph.D in Human Factors and Ergonomics. He is interested in studying cognitive learning and motor reproduction.

  • John Sprufera
  • John graduated from NCSU and is pursuing his PhD in Human Factors and Ergonomics. He has worked on projects ranging from the human factors of safety (in agriculture and rockclimbing) to individual differences in use of feedback while learning.

  • Alex Trowbridge
  • Alex graduated from Lander University in 2012, and is pursuing his Ph.D in Human Factors and Ergonomics. Alex is studying perceptual training, and is also broadly interested in the effects of movement and spatial information, real and simulated, on learning and cognition.

  • Gina Tyree
  • Gina graduated from Florida State University in 2006 and is pursuing her PhD in Human Factors and Ergonomics. She is interested in studying human-computer interaction and motivation for complex activity in adults over age sixty-five.

  • Laura Whitlock
  • Curriculum Vita

    Laura is pursuing her PhD in Human Factors. She is interested in the field of human-computer interaction, especially the areas of performance enhancement and training within a virtual environment.