Human Factors Psychology and Workplace Design

Review Questions

What aspect of an office workstation would a human factors psychologist be concerned about?

  1. height of the chair
  2. closeness to the supervisor
  3. frequency of coworker visits
  4. presence of an offensive sign

Hint:

A

A human factors psychologist who studied how a worker interacted with a search engine would be researching in the area of ________.

  1. attention
  2. cognitive engineering
  3. job satisfaction
  4. management

Hint:

B