Xi Jessie Yang, PhD
Assistant Professor
Industrial & Operations Engineering

I joined the Industrial and Operations Engineering Department at the University of Michigan in 2016. Prior to that, I was a postdoc at the Interactive Robotics Group of MIT and the SUTD-MIT International Design Center. I obtained my Ph.D. in Human Factors Engineering from Nanyang Technological University Singapore in 2014, working with Taezoon Park and Christopher D. Wickens. My research interests include human-autonomy/robot interaction, human factors in healthcare and user experience design.