SJSU Students

Develop your research skills as part of a supportive, active team at SJSU, the public university in Silicon Valley.

Industry and Academic Partners

Leverage the lab to accelerate research and solutions for human-systems integration in cybersecurity, healthcare, and more.

What is the VECTR Lab?

Learn how psychology can address big problems involving people and technology.


Lab News

January 5, 2022

We will be seeking cybersecurity professionals to volunteer as research participants this spring as we complete our NSF-funded project. Details will be posted here in the next few weeks.

January 3, 2022

We are preparing for a productive research and teaching semester and ready to adapt to changing circumstances. Look for the latest guidance from SJSU at the Health Advisories website.

December 11, 2020

Early access publication now available in the Cybersecurity Skills Journal: 2020 Special Issue on the NICE Framework.

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Research Areas

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Cybersecurity

We investigate the cognitive factors that support cybersecurity professionals, cyber workforce development, and cyber hygiene.

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Human-Automation Teaming

We investigate how people and automation work together, especially when safety and performance are critical.


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STEM Education and Careers

We create, study, and evaluate strategies to increase participation and achievement in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) workforce.