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Rick Tyrrell, Ph.D.

Curriculum vitae (pdf)

Research Interests

  • Human Factors Psychology
  • Human vision, perception, and visual performance
  • Transportation safety
  • Aging

Education

Professional Experience

  • Professor, Department of Psychology, Clemson University (2004-present)
  • Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, Clemson University (1999-2004)
  • Visiting Research Fellow, Centre for Eye Research, School of Optometry, Queensland University of Technology, Australia (2001, 2006)
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, Clemson University (1993-1999)

Honors and Awards

  • 2012 A.R. Lauer Safety Award (Human Factors & Ergonomics Society)
  • Psi Chi Outstanding Professor Award
  • Outstanding Paper Award (Transportation Research Board, NRC)
  • Visiting Research Fellowship (Queensland Univ. of Technology)
  • Psi Chi Teaching Award
  • Emerging Scholar Award for Research Excellence

Memberships

  • American Psychological Association; Division 21 (Engineering Psychology)
  • Association for Psychological Science
  • Human Factors and Ergonomics Society