Professor (CS, PSY, IST), Assoc. Dept. Head for Undergraduate Affairs
Office: Univ. Crossings 100D
- Ph.D. Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University
- M.S. Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University
- B.S.E. Computer Science (summa cum laude), Princeton University
Cognitive science, human-computer interaction, human multitasking, cognitive modeling, driving and driver distraction
Dario Salvucci is a Professor of Computer Science at Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA. He received a B.S.E. from Princeton University in 1994 and a Ph.D. from Carnegie Mellon University in 1999, both in Computer Science. His work in the areas of cognitive science, human factors, and human-computer interaction focuses on computational models of human cognition and behavior, with particular emphasis on multitasking and driving. Dr. Salvucci has received a National Science Foundation CAREER Award, the Drexel College of Engineering Outstanding Teaching Award, the Fred Burggraf Prize at the Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, and the Siegel-Wolf Prize at the International Conference on Cognitive Modeling. He also serves on the Franklin Institute Committee on Science and the Arts and the editorial boards of ACM ToCHI, Human Factors, and Psychological Review.