Human Factors & Ergonomics Program
Background image: business people developers and designers working together with computers touch screen devices and robots.
Through research, education and community outreach, we aim to understand the mechanisms leading to Work Related Musculoskeletal Disorders (WRMSDs), then identify and evaluate equipment designs and work practices that reduce the risk of WRMSDs and contribute to the health and wellbeing of workers, while optimizing their performance.
Visiting scholar, Giulia Casu, presents her upper extremity wearable tech research at NORA Symposium in Salt Lake City
Sean Phillips and Isaiah Barajas-Smith promote exoskeleton research at the Mason Development Center training
Yishu Yan wins 2nd place for Best Presentation at NORA Young Investigators Symposium