Browse/search for people

Professor Jan Noyes

Professor Jan Noyes

Professor Jan Noyes
BSc, PhD, DSc (Lough), PGCE, CPsychol, FIEHF, MIET

Professor of Human Factors Psychology

Area of research

Human Factors

Office 3D17
The Priory Road Complex,
Priory Road, Clifton BS8 1TU
(See a map)

Tel. +44 (0) 117 928 8560

Research summary

Research at Bristol involves a range of phenomena relating to Human Factors and applied cognitive psychology, including:

1. The design of input media for human-machine communication, for example, emerging technologies - data input devices, speech recognition and pen-based input, design of warnings and alerts, auditory and visual feedback.

2. The study of human interactions with technology and the development of theoretical models relating to decision-making and computer attitudes, for example, information management and presentation issues in complex systems, relevancy markers in language, the design and use of predictive information, preconceptions/expectations, display screens/computers versus hard copy.

3. The application of ...

Read more >

Biography

I have BSc, PhD and DSc degrees from Loughborough University, and am a Fellow of the Institute of Ergonomics and Human Factors, a Member of the British Psychological Society, a Member of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (formerly the IEE – Institution of Electrical Engineers) and a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

Research interests

My academic, professional qualifications and research interests are in Applied Psychology, and more specifically, Human Factors Psychology/Cognitive Ergonomics and the design of human-machine systems and technologies from a user perspective. In 1987, I was part of a group of young researchers to be ...

Read more >

Recent publications

Read more >

View complete publications list in the University of Bristol publications system

Edit this profile If you are Professor Jan Noyes, you can edit this page. Login required.

All details on one page > for printing etc.