Assistant Professor

Jonathan HistonI am a researcher in the Human Systems Engineering (HSE) research group in the University of Waterloo's Systems Design Engineering department.


  • BSc - Simon Fraser University
  • MSc - Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
  • PhD - Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Research interests

Dr. Histon conducts research on cognitive complexity and decision making in large complex socio-technical systems. The focus is on understanding how system design impacts safety and performance in systems like air traffic control, cockpits, operations center and other command and control environments.

University of Waterloo
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