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Associate Professor Robert B Isler

Dipl Natw. ETH, PhD ETH Zürich, Switzerland

International Student Adviser (Psychology), Senior Lecturer

Physiological Psychology; Psychology

School of Psychology



Applied physiological psychology and human performance; road safety, driver training and education; teenage driver issues.

Research Interests

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.

Recent Publications

  • Isler, R. (2013) The evolution of evidence-based driver training
    Oral Presentation - Waikato Fleet Managers Day
  • Clark, H., Perrone, J., Isler, R., Charlton, S. (2013) Illusory size-speed bias: Could this help explain motorist collisions with railway trains and other large vehicles?
    Conference - Proceedings - Proceedings of the 2013 Australasian Road Safety Research, Policing & Education Conference
  • Isler, R. (2013) Driver training and testing: Do they feed each other? A global perspective on evidence-based practices
    Conference - Oral Presentation - 45th CIECA Congress: Building Bridges between Driver Training and Testing
  • Clark, H., Perrone, J., Isler, R. (2013) An illusory size-speed bias and railway crossing collisions
    Refereed Journal Articles - Accident Analysis and Prevention

View all research publications by Robert Isler

Contact Details

Name  Extn.  Username  Room  Department
Isler, AProf Robert 8401 psyc2255 K.1.11 Psychology, School of

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