Isabell Winkler is a post-doc research fellow from Germany. She received her doctoral degree (Dr. rer. nat.) and Diploma in Psychology from the Chemnitz University of Technology. Isabell wrote her dissertation on the human processing of frequency and duration. Her main research interests are in factors influencing human time perception. Isabell joined the MIT2 team in October 2013, working in collaboration with Dr. Peter Hancock and Ben Sawyer for a joint research project on time perception in driving situations. Using driving simulation technologies, the effects of decisive factors like cognitive load, physiological arousal, and time pressure on time perception and the resulting driving behavior are modeled and investigated.
Raja Parasuraman, Ph.D. is University Professor of Psychology at George Mason University, Fairfax, VA. He is Director of the Graduate Program in Human Factors and Applied Cognition and Director of the Center of Excellence in Neuroergonomics, Technology, and Cognition (CENTEC). Previously he held appointments as Professor and Associate Professor of Psychology at The Catholic University of America, Washington DC from 1982 to 2004.
Since October 2011 Dr Oron-Gilad is the Head of the Human Factors Engineering Graduate program at the Department of Industrial Engineering Management at Ben-Gurion University in Israel.
Professor Mouloua received his Maitrise (Post Graduate Diploma) in Industrial Psychology from the University of Algiers and his M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in Applied/Experimental Psychology from The Catholic University of America, Washington, DC. He was a research fellow from 1992 to 1994 at the Cognitive Science Laboratory of The Catholic University of America and became an assistant professor of psychology at UCF in 1994.