Advisory Board

Kathy Abbott, Ph.D.Kathy Abbott, Ph.D.

Chief Scientific and Technical Advisor for Flight Deck Human Factors – Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)


James Ashton-Miller, Ph.D.James Ashton-Miller, Ph.D.

Albert Schultz Collegiate Research Professor & Distinguished Research Scientist; Associate Vice President, Research Policy and Compliance (OVPR); Director, Biomechanics Research Laboratory, Mechanical Engineering  – University of Michigan


Kristi Bauerly, Ph.D.

Human Factors Engineer, Industrial Design – Apple Inc.


J. Paul Frantz, Ph.D.J. Paul Frantz, Ph.D.

Senior Consultant and Co-founder of Applied Safety and Ergonomics, Inc., Ann Arbor, Michigan


Robert Radwin, Ph.D.Robert Radwin, Ph.D.

Discovery Fellow and Professor, Biomedical Engineering and Industrial and Systems Engineering; Director, Occupational Ergonomics and Biomechanics Laboratory –  University of Wisconsin-Madison


Philip J. Smith, Ph.D.Philip J. Smith, Ph.D.

Professor and Chair, Department of Integrated Systems Engineering – Ohio State University


Deborah D. Thompson, Ph.D.Deborah D. Thompson, Ph.D.

Technology Lead – Human Factors; Technical Specialist – Human Systems Integration, Volvo Group North America