Dr. rer. nat. Nina GĂ©rard

Dr. rer. nat. Nina GĂ©rard

 

Current positions

PhD student and scholarship holder at the post graduate program "prometei - Prospective Design of Human-Technology-Interaction" , funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG)

Focus of work

  • Automation
  • Reliance and compliance
  • Decision under uncertainty
  • Operator performance in complex systems

Career progression

  • since 11/2007
    PhD student and scholarship holder at the post graduate program "prometei - Prospective Design of Human-Technology-Interaction" , funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG)
  • since 11/2007
    Research project ?Driver drowsiness-related HMI Concepts? at the ?Technische UniversitÀt Berlin?, funded by Audi and Vokswagen
  • 11/2005 ? 11/2007
    Researcher at the ?Technische UniversitÀt Berlin?. Projects funded by Airbus Industries:
    - ?Intuitive Usage of Features in Airplane Cabins?
    - ?Initial Evaluation of New Seat Configuration?
  • 09/2003 ? 10/2003
    Internship at the ?Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum Heidelberg?
  • 2001 ? 2005
    Degree (Diplom) in Psychology at the University of SaarbrĂŒcken, Germany
  • 02/2001 ? 07/2001
    Studies and Internship at the ?Laboratoire de Psychologie Sociale? at the Sorbonne, University of Paris, France
  • 2000-2001
    Student assistant at Prof. Amelang?s Laboratory of Personality Psychology, University of Heidelberg
  • 1999 ? 2001
    Preliminary diploma in Psychology at the Ruprecht-Karls-University of Heidelberg, Germany

Publications

  • GĂ©rard, N. (2005). Audience-Framing bei TV-Nachrichten. Eine Wirkungsstudie anhand der Beispiele Responsibility- und Conflict-Frame. Unveröffentlichte Diplom-Arbeit, UniversitĂ€t des Saarlandes, SaarbrĂŒcken.
  • Upmeyer, A. & GĂ©rard, N. (2007). A Method for Evaluating Intuitive Usage of Features in Airplane Cabins (unveröffentlichter Industrie-Bericht). Berlin: Technische UniversitĂ€t, Institut fĂŒr Psychologie und Arbeitswissenschaft.
  • GĂ©rard, N., Huber, S., Nachtwei, J., Schubert, U., & Satriadarma, B. (accepted). A Framework for Designers to Support Prospective Design. eMinds International Journal on Human-Computer Interaction.
  • GĂ©rard, N. & Manzey, D. (2009). Are false alarms not as supposed after all? A study investigating operators' responses to imperfect alarms. In D. de Waard, A. Axelsson, M. Berglund, B. Peters and C. Weickert (Eds.) (2010). Human Factors: A system view of human, technology and organisation (pp. 55 - 69). Maastricht, the Netherlands: Shaker Publishing.
  • GĂ©rard, N. & Manzey, D. (2009). Overcoming the cry-wolf effect: Operators? checking behaviour in response to different levels of imperfect alarms in a dual-task paradigm. In A. Liechtenstein, C. StĂ¶ĂŸel & C. Clemens (Hrsg.), Prospektive Gestaltung von Mensch-Technik-Interaktion. 8. Berliner Werkstatt Mensch-Maschine-Systeme. (S. 430-436). DĂŒsseldorf: VDI.