Kevin Jordan, Ph.D.

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Education

    • Ph.D., Psychology, Kansas State University, 1982

    • M.S., Psychology, Kansas State University, 1979

    • B.A., Psychology, Norther Illinois University, 1976

Biographical Information

Awards

  • The Wang Family Family Excellence Award, Outstanding Faculty, Social and Behavioral Sciences and Public Service, California State University, 2015
  • Exceptional Public Service Medal, NASA, 2014
  • Meritorious Service Award, College of Social Sciences, San Jose State University, 2007. 
  • Outstanding Teacher, Western Psychological Association, 2001. 
  • Austen D. Warburton Award of Merit for Outstanding Scholarly Achievement, College of Social Sciences, San Jose State University, 2000. 
  • Outstanding Professor, San Jose State University, 1995-1996. 
  • NASA Public Service Medal, 1992. 

 

Cooperative Agreements and Contracts

(Total funded activity = $169,588,566; Total awarded amount = $214,089,583) 

Jordan, K. Aerospace Human Factors. NASA Cooperative Agreement NCC 2-327, November 1, 1985 - Jan 31, 1999, $13,405,876

Jordan, K. Flight Human Factors. NASA Cooperative Agreement NCC 2-798, February 1, 1993 - Jan 31, 2000, $10,321,666. 

Jordan, K. Human Factors Research, Technology, and Safety. NASA Cooperative Agreement NCC 2-1095, February 1, 1999- Jan 31, 2002, $6,990,291

Jordan, K. Flight Management and Air-Traffic Modeling. NASA Cooperative Agreement NCC 2-1097, February 1, 1999 – Nov 30, 2002, $2,276,503. 

Jordan, K. Flight Human Factors - Human Automation Integration Research. NASA Cooperative Agreement NCC 2-1155, February 1, 2000 - Jan 31, 2003, $5,891,445. 

Jordan, K. Human Information Management. NASA Cooperative Agreement NCC 2-1302, February 1, 2002- Jan 31, 2005, $4,079,936. 

Jordan, K. Systems Safety Research. NASA Cooperative Agreement NCC 2-1289, February 1, 2002- Jan 31, 2005, $8,323,681

Jordan, K. Flight Management and Air-Traffic Modeling II. NASA Cooperative Agreement NCC 2-1365, September 1, 2002- December 14, 2004, $2,879,645

Jordan, K. Human Interaction with Automation. NASA Cooperative Agreement NCC 2-1378, February 1, 2003- May 31, 2006, $9,399,292. 

Jordan, K. Flight Control and Autonomous Vehicle Research, NASA Cooperative Agreement NNA05CP80A, December 16, 2004 – February 29, 2008, $3,059,157. 

Jordan, K. Airspace Management and Terminal Air-Traffic Modeling, NASA Cooperative Agreement NNA05CP88A, December 16, 2004 – December 15, 2007, $1,217,633

Jordan, K. Human Visual and Auditory Information Requirements for Flight-Deck Display Design. NASA Cooperative Agreement NNA05CS44A, February 1, 2005 – April 30, 2006, $1,105,249

Jordan, K. Operations and Procedures for System-wide Safety. NASA Cooperative Agreement NNA05CS40A, February 1, 2005 – May 31, 2006, $2,958,603

Jordan, K. Human Performance Modeling and Simulation. NASA Cooperative Agreement NNA06CB16A, May 1, 2006 – April 30, 2007, $2,701,758

Jordan, K. Human-System Integration Technologies. NASA Cooperative Agreement NNA06CB28A, June 1, 2006 – May 31, 2007, $2,571,777

Jordan, K. Sociotechnical Systems Research. NASA Cooperative Agreement NNA06CB30A, 

June 1, 2006 – May 31, 2007, $1,581,916. 

Jordan, K. Air Traffic Management Software Development. Subcontract from UARC prime contract with NASA Ames, NAS2-03144. October 1, 2006 – August 31, 2008, $185,237

Jordan, K. Test Subject Recruitment Office. Subcontract from Perot Systems prime contract with NASA Ames, NNA04AA18B. November 1, 2006 – September 30, 2008, $302,696

Jordan, K. Advanced Air Traffic Management and Control Automation Concepts. Subcontract from UARC prime contract with NASA Ames, NAS2-03144. February 1 – September 30, 2007, $135,769

Jordan, K. Flight Control System Software Training Support. Subcontract from UARC prime contract with NASA Ames, NAS2-03144. April 10 – November 30, 2007, $201,925

Jordan, K. Crew Factors and Team Performance. NASA Cooperative Agreement NNX07AM06, May 1, 2007 – December 31, 2008, $1,544,214. 

Jordan, K. Modeling and Simulation of Human Performance. NASA Cooperative Agreement NNX07AM07G, May 1, 2007 – August 31, 2008, $2,247,312. 

Jordan, K. Flight Deck and Airspace Operations. Subcontract from Perot Systems prime contract with NASA Ames, NNA04AA18B. May 1, 2007 – October 14, 2008, $4,729,837

Jordan, K. Flight Control and Autonomous Flight Systems Research, NASA Cooperative Agreement NNX08AI34A, February 13, 2008 – May 31, 2013, $5,838,685. 

Jordan, K. Crew Factors and Team Performance II. NASA Cooperative Agreement NNX08AX13A, September 1, 2008 – October 31, 2011, $8,653,663. 

Jordan, K. Modeling and Simulation of Human Performance II. NASA Cooperative Agreement NNX08AX12A, September 1, 2008 – October 31, 2011, $9,960,485. 

Jordan, K. Flight Deck and Airspace Operations II. Subcontract from Perot Systems prime contract with NASA Ames, NNA08AF13C. October 15, 2008 – January 31, 2010, $5,687,802. 

Jordan, K. NEXTGEN Airspace Technology. Subcontract from Aptima, Inc. prime contract with NASA Ames, NNX09CC12P. January 22, 2009 – July 22, 2009, $19,998

Jordan, K. Flight Deck and Airspace Operations III. Subcontract from Perot Systems prime contract with NASA Ames, NNA08AF13C. February 1, 2010 – July 31, 2010, $2,405,658. 

Jordan, K. Use-driven Testbed for Evaluating Systems and Technologies. Subcontract from Aptima, Inc. prime contract with NASA Ames, NNX10CA04C. February 19, 2010 – February 18, 2012, $60,000

Jordan, K. UAV-Testbed for Evaluating Systems and Technologies. Subcontract from Aptima, Inc. prime contract with NASA Ames, NNX11CD12P. April 13, 2011 – October 31, 2011, $9,837

Jordan, K. Flight Deck and Airspace Operations IV. Subcontract from Perot Systems prime contract with NASA Ames, NNA08AF13C. August 1, 2010 – November 30, 2010, $1,368,137. 

Jordan, K. Flight Deck and Airspace Operations V. Subcontract from Perot Systems prime contract with NASA Ames, NNA08AF13C. December 1, 2010 – November 30, 2011, $4,020,906. K. Jordan – August 2014 4 

 Jordan, K. Human Systems Integration Research. NASA Cooperative Agreement NNX12AB08A, December 1, 2011 – November 30, 2016, $40,895,498 (full award amount is $82,832,134). 

Jordan, K. Autonomous Flight, Future Vertical Lift Systems, and Human System Integration, NASA Cooperative Agreement NNX13AI30AA, May 1, 2013 – April 30, 2016, $2,556,479 (full award amount is $5,120,860). 

 

Papers (student coauthors in bold) 

Bakowski, D. L., Foyle, D. C., Hooey, B. L., Kunkle, C. L., & Jordan, K. P. (2011). NextGen flight deck surface trajectory-based operations (STBO): Speed-based taxi clearances. Paper presented at the Sixteenth International Symposium on Aviation Psychology, Dayton, OH: Wright State University; to appear in Proceedings of the Sixteenth International Symposium on Aviation Psychology. 

Munro, P. A., Kanki, B. G., & Jordan, K. (2008). Inop: Logbook communication between airline pilots and mechanics. International Journal of Aviation Psychology, 18(1), 86-103. 

Johnson, W. W., Jordan, K, Liao, M-J, & Granada, S. (2003). Sensitivity and Bias in Searches of Cockpit Display of Traffic Information utilizing highlighting/Lowlighting. Proceedings of the International Symposium on Aviation Psychology. Columbus, Ohio: The Ohio State University

Raddatz, K., Uhlarik, J., & Jordan, K. (2001). Perceived size in virtual environments: The role of pictorial depth cues. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 45th Annual Meeting, 1404-1408. 

Lozito, S., McGann, A., Cashion, P., Dunbar, M., Mackintosh, M., Dulchinos, V., & Jordan, K. (2000). Free Flight Simulation: An Initial Examination of Air-Ground Integration Issues. NASA Technical Memorandum 2000-209605. Moffett Field, CA: NASA Ames Research Center. 

Mealey, J. B., Cohen, M. M., & Jordan, K (1998). Effects of stimulus orientation during learning on recognition of airport runways presented at various orientations. Aviation, Space, and Environmental Medicine, 69, 104-110

Johnson, W. W., Battiste, V., Delzell, S., Holland, S., Belcher, S., & Jordan, K. (1997). Development and demonstration of a prototype free flight cockpit display of traffic information. SAE Technical Paper 975554. Warrendale, PA: Society of Automotive Engineers. 

Jordan, K., & Huntsman, L. A. (1995). Repetition of misoriented words reduces lexical decision response times at repeated and novel orientations. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception & Performance, 21, 963-977

Sanford, B. D., Foyle, D. C., McCann, R. S., Jordan, K., & Schwirzke, M. F. J. (1993). Head-up displays: Effect of information location on the processing of superimposed symbology. Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Aviation Psychology. Columbus, OH: Ohio State University. 

Jordan, K. (1991). [Review of Principles of mental imagery]. American Journal of Psychology, 104, 460-463. 

Jordan, K., & Huntsman, L. A. (1990). Image rotation of misoriented letter strings: Effects of orientation cuing and repetition. Perception & Psychophysics, 48, 363-374. K. Jordan – August 2014 5 

Schiano, D. J., & Jordan, K. (1990). Mueller-Lyer illusion decrement under varying stimulus exposure conditions. Perception, 19, 307-316. 

Jordan, K., & English, P. (1989). Simultaneous sampling and length contrast. Perception & Psychophysics, 46, 546-554. 

Rosenberg, E. L., Haines, R. F., & Jordan, K. (1989). The effects of window shape and reticle presence on performance in a vertical alignment task. Aviation, Space, & Environmental Medicine, 60, 543-549. 

Jordan, K., & Haleblian, J. (1988). Orientation specificity of length assimilation and contrast. Perception & Psychophysics, 43, 446-456. 

Jordan, K., & Randall, J. (1987). The effects of oblique length and framing ratio on Ponzo illusion magnitude. Perception & Psychophysics, 41, 435-439. 

Jordan, K., & Uhlarik, J. (1986). Length contrast and the Mueller-Lyer figure: Functional equivalence of temporal and spatial separation. Perception & Psychophysics, 39, 267-274. 

Jordan, K., & Schiano, D. J. (1986). Serial processing and the parallel lines illusion: Length contrast through relative spatial separation of contours. Perception & Psychophysics, 40, 384-390. 

Jordan, K., & Uhlarik, J. (1985). Assimilation and contrast of perceived length depend on temporal factors. Perception & Psychophysics, 37, 447-454. 

Jordan, K., & Uhlarik, J. (1983). Contextual influences on a spatial frequency contingent color aftereffect. Perception & Psychophysics, 33, 420-424. 

Jordan, K., & Uhlarik, J. (1982). Color aftereffects contingent on perceived spatial frequency. Bulletin of the Psychonomic Society, 19, 263-266. 

Uhlarik, J., Pringle, R., Jordan, K., & Misceo, G. (1980). Size scaling in two-dimensional pictorial arrays. Perception & Psychophysics, 27, 60-70.