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Jing Chen, Ph.D. (Human Factors)

Jing Chen, Ph.D. (Human Factors)

Department of Psychology

Contact Information


Email: j1chen@odu.edu

Phone: 757-683-4242



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  • Expertise

    Human Factors, Human Performance and Decision Making, Human-Automation Interaction, Cybersecurity
  • Research Interests

    Dr. Chen’s Human-Automation Collaboration (HAC) Lab investigates the fundamental principles of human performance and decision-making, and applies these principles to real-world problems. Dr. Chen’s team has worked safety-critical systems such as semi-autonomous driving systems and phishing detection systems in the cyber space.
  • 2021: Outstanding Faculty Research Award, Department of Psychology
  • 2019: Faculty Proposal Preparation Program Award, ODU
  • 2019: Rising Star Award, Association for Psychological Science
  • 2017: George E. Briggs Dissertation Award, American Psychological Association
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    Chen, J.; Hu, B.; Wang, C. "NSF IIS core: CHS: Small: AI-Human Collaboration in Autonomous Vehicles for Safety and Security" $500,000. Federal. 2020 - 2023
    Yamani, Y.; Chen, J. "NSF REU Site: Interdisciplinary Research Experience in Behavioral Sciences of Transportation Issues" $350,840. Federal. 2020 - 2023
    Iftekharuddin, K. M.; Cetin, M.; Chen, J.; Tahvildari, N.; Goodall, J. L. "NSF: SCC-IRG Track 2: Scalable Modeling and Adaptive Real-time Trust-based communication (SMARTc) system for roadway inundations in flood-prone communities" $1,483,427. Federal. 2020 - 2023
    Chen, J. "NSF: CRII: CHS:Human in the Loop: Safety for Semi-autonomous Driving Systems in Emergency Situations" $174,989. Federal. 2016 - 2019