Associate Professor Robert B Isler
Graduate and International Student Adviser (Psychology), Senior Lecturer
Qualifications: Dipl Natw. ETH, PhD ETH Zürich, Switzerland
Applied physiological psychology and human performance; road safety, driver training and education; teenage driver issues.
Dr Isler's research interests include psychology-physiology interactions, eye movement behaviour and human factors in road safety issues, and cognitive processes such as memory and perception in humans.
He is available to supervise graduate research in safety issues, and human performance, eye movement behaviour, human information processing, psycho-physiology and psychophysics.
Clark, H. E., Perrone, J. A., Isler, R. B., & Charlton, S. G. (2016). The role of eye movements in the size-speed illusion of approaching trains. Accident Analysis and Prevention, 86, 146-154. doi:10.1016/j.aap.2015.10.028
Clark, H., Perrone, J., Isler, R., & Charlton, S. G. (2016). Illuminating ways to combat the size-speed illusion of moving trains. In International Conference on Traffic and Transport Psychology (ICTTP). Conference held at Brisbane, Australia.
Starkey, N. J., & Isler, R. B. (2016). The role of executive function, personality and attitudes to risks in explaining self-reported driving behaviour in adolescent and adult male drivers. Transportation Research Part F: Traffic Psychology and Behaviour, 38, 127-136. doi:10.1016/j.trf.2016.01.013
Isler, R. B., & Newland, S. A. (2015). The link between happiness and safe driving behaviour. In New Zealand Association of Positive Psychology Conference 2015. Conference held at Auckland University of Technology (AUT), Auckland, New Zealand.
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