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Debbie Wang

Professor

Psychology | College of Arts & Sciences

Areas of Expertise

  • Driving safety and human factors
  • Action selection and stimulus-response compatibility
  • Attention and multiple-task Information processing
  • Driving performance with in-vehicle information systems
  • Culture and cognition

Education

  • PhD, 2004 Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana
  • MS, 2001 Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana
  • BS, 1992 JiLin University, China

Biography

2016~present  Professor

Department of Psychology, University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL

2008~2016: Associate Professor

Department of Psychology, University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL.

2004~2008: Assistant Professor

Department of Psychology, University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL.

 

Awards

2015 Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Award, University of North Florida

2008 Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Award, University of North Florida

Affiliations

Association for Psychological Science

American Psychological Association

Society of Southeastern Social Psychologists

Publications & Presentations

  • Rousis, G., Richard, D. F., & Wang, D-Y. D. (2020). The Truth is Out There: The Prevalence of Conspiracy Theory Use by Radical Violent Extremist Organizations.  Terrorism and Political Violence.
  • Wang, D-Y. D. , Richard, F.D., Cino, C.R., Blount, T., & Schmuller, J. (2017). Bipedal vs. unipedal: A comparison between one-foot and two-foot driving in a driving simulator. Ergonomics, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00140139.2016.1192678.
  • Wang, D-Y. D., Richard, F. D. & Ray, B. (2016). Stimulus-response correspondence effect as a function of temporal overlap between relevant and irrelevant stimulus processing. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 69, 1648-1656.
  • Wang, D-Y. D., Jimson, Z., Richard, D. F., & Chuan, C.H. (2015). Effect of listening to music as a function of driving complexity: A stimulator study on the differing effect of music on different driving tasks. Proceedings of the 8th International Driving Symposium on Human Factors in Driver Assessment, Training, and Vehicle Design, 8, 253-259.
  • Zhang, P. Y., Wang, D-Y. D., Owen, C. (2015). A Study of Entrepreneurial Intention of University Students. Entrepreneurship Research Journal, 5, 61-82.

Wang
Contact Information

Building 51, Room 3203

(904) 620-1601

dwang@unf.edu