Michael Clamann is an Adjunct Lecturer with Science & Society and the Senior Human Factors Research Associate with the Highway Safety Research Center at the University of North Carolina. He received a Ph.D. in Industrial and Systems Engineering at North Carolina State University in 2014. He received a M.I.E. in Industrial and Systems Engineering and a M.S. in Experimental Psychology from North Carolina State University in 2011 and 2002, respectively. He is a Certified Human Factors Professional (CHFP). His research and teaching interests include human-automation interaction, autonomous vehicles, and issues at the intersection of technology and society. He has worked in industry as Human Factors Engineer since 2002, supporting government and private clients in domains including transportation, aerospace, defense and telecommunications.