Publications & Proceedings

Most recent publications:

Bailey, S. K. T., Schroeder, B. L., & Sims, V.K. (2015). Unsafe texting and socially problematic texting:  Need for cognition as an underlying predictor. In Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting, 59, 971-975.

Bailey, S.K.T., Schroeder, B.L., Whitmer, D.E., & Sims, V.K. (2016). Perceptions of mobile instant messaging apps are comparable to texting for young adults in the United States. Proceedings of the 60th Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting, 60, 1235-1239.

Bailey, S. K., Sims, V. K., & Chin, M. G. (2016). Predictors of Views about Punishing Animal Abuse. Anthrozoös, 29(1), 21-33.

Claypoole, V. L., Schroeder, B. L., & Mishler, A. D. (2016).  Keeping in touch:  Tactile interface design for older users.  Ergonomics in Design, 24(1), 18-24.

Schroeder, B. L., Leyva, K. L., Stowers, K. L., Lewis, J. E., & Sims, V. K. (2016). Investigating usability, user preferences, ergonomics, and player performance in StarCraft II.  Proceedings of the 60th Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting, 60, 1210-1214.

Schroeder, B. L. & Sims, V.K. (2015). Problematic texting behaviors:  Individual differences in personality. In Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting, 59, 907-911.

Schroeder, B. L., & Sims, V. K. (2017, April 27). Texting as a Multidimensional Behavior: Individual Differences and Measurement of Texting Behaviors. Psychology of Popular Media Culture. Advance online publication. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/ppm0000148

Schroeder, B. L., Whitmer, D. E., Bailey, S. K. T., & Sims, V. K. (2016).  Individual differences in middle school and college students’ texting. Proceedings of the 60th Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting, 60, 1215-1219.

Schroeder, B. L., Whitmer, D. E., & Sims, V. K. (2017). Toward a user-centered approach for emergency warning distribution. Ergonomics in Design, 25(1), 4-10.

Whitmer, D.E., LaGoy, M.R., & Sims, V.K. (2018). Understanding emergency response: Lessons learned from the helping literature. International Journal of Emergency Management, 14(1), 23-39.

Whitmer, D.E., Sims, V.K., Bailey, S.K.T., & Schroeder, B.L. (2016). Time to decide: To call or not to call 911 during weather crises. Proceedings of the 60th Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting, 60, 1160-1164.

Whitmer, D.E., Sims, V.K., & Torres, M.E. (2017). Assessing mental models of emergencies through two knowledge elicitation tasks. Human Factors, 59(3), 537- 576.

Whitmer, D.E., Torres, M.E., & Sims, V.K. (2015). Change in memory of emergency warnings: The case of an averted campus shooting. In Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting, 59, 956-960.

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