- Student Assistant 4, Integrated Systems Engineering
- University Ambassador, Outreach & Recruitment
1971 Neil Ave
Columbus, OH 43210
B.S. Human Systems Integration, The Ohio State University, Expected 2021
Jacob is a third-year undergraduate student studying Human Systems Integration, a highly interdisciplinary Personalized Study Plan including coursework in cognitive psychology, cognitive systems engineering, and design. He began his career as an undergraduate research assistant in Autumn 2018, and has greatly enjoyed the unique challenges and perspectives found when working in highly complex and uncertain work domains. His particular domains of interest include intelligence analysis, manned/unmanned space operations, and resilience engineering for critical digital infrastructure.
Jacob has worked on the design of robust decision support systems which help combat data overload for intelligence analysts, and has contributed to the experimental design of a study to explore human-machine teaming for intelligence analyst teams.
His undergraduate thesis topic consists of an inquiry into the costs of coordination and joint problem solving efforts of remotely distributed Information Technology professionals performing complex anomaly response tasks to support critical digitial infrastructure.
You can find a more detailed account of Jacob's proficiencies and experience on his LinkedIn profile.