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Shannon C. Roberts

PhD Candidate
Industrial and Systems Engineering
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Hello and welcome to my website!

I'm a PhD Candidate in the Industrial and Systems Engineering Department at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. My research focuses on Human Factors within transportation safety. Specifically, I'm interested in how feedback can alter teenage drivers' performance while driving distracted.

Recent News

  • Paper at Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting: My paper, entitled "Deciphering 140 Characters: Text Mining Tweets on #DriverDistraction" was accepted for publication in the proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting.
  • St. Louis American Article: I was featured in a newspaper article about finishing my PhD and my post-graduate plans. You can see it here.

  • Article on Teenage Driving: I was recently interviewed for an article about teenage driving. You can see it here.


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