Tag Archives: Human Factors and Ergonomics

Be the Voice of the User: An Interview with Simon Ozbek

When Simon Ozbek (MS ‘20, Human Factors & Ergonomics) started his academic career he never could have imagined that it would take him all the way to NASA. Determined to unite his passions for psychology and creativity, he discovered the College of Design’s Human Factors & Ergonomics graduate program. Now a human factors engineer at NASA, Ozbek describes his journey into the field in the following interview.

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Faculty and Students Display Work at Annual Showcase

Regents Seal of the University of Minnesota

Members of the University got to view ongoing work at the College of Design’s annual Research and Creative Scholarship Showcase.

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Faculty Display Research at Annual Poster Session

Aerial view of East Bank

From redesigning patient hospital gowns to creating a better deep winter greenhouse, College of Design faculty and graduate students work on the forefront of design research. Find out more about our faculty’s recent work.

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