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Chris Brill, Ph.D.

  • Chris Brill, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor
  • Department of Psychology
  • 244f Mills Godwin Bldg
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-4242
  • jcbrill@odu.edu
  • Education

    University of Central Florida, 2007
    Major: Applied Experimental and Human Factors Psychology
    Degree: Ph. D.
    University of West Florida, 2003
    Major: Industrial/Organizational Psychology
    Degree: M.A.
    Northern Kentucky University, 1996
    Major: Psychology
    Degree: B.A.
    University of Cincinnati, 1993
    Major: Liberal Arts
    Degree: Associate of Arts
  • Research Interests

    Human factors engineering, multimodal displays, multiple resource theory, human performance assessment, responses to motion (e.g., Sopite Syndrome), and transportation systems
  • 2011: Outstanding Young Alumnus, University of West Florida
  • 2007: Best Student Poster Award, Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, Perception and Performance Technical Group
  • 2006: Research Fellowship, University of Central Florida
  • 2005: Student-Member-with-Honors, Human Factors and Ergonomics Society
  • 2003: Graduate Travel Fellowship, University of Central Florida, Office of Graduate Studies
  • 2002: Graduate Travel Fellowship, University of Central Florida, Office of Graduate Studies
  • 1996: Cincinnati Psychological Association Service Award, Cincinnati Psychological Association
  • 1996: Omicron Delta Kappa National Leadership Society
  • 1996: Scholastic Excellence Award, Northern Kentucky University, Psychology Department
  • 1996: Sigma Xi Scientific Research Society
  • 1995: EXCEL Leadership Society
  • 1995: Victoria Vincent Excellence in Research Award, Northern Kentucky University
  • 1994: Pi Kappa Lambda National Music Honor Society
  • 1994: Psi Chi National Honor Society in Psychology
  • 1991: Academic Scholarship, University of Cincinnati
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    Preservation of Hearing while Enhancing 3-Dimensional Auditory-Tactile Localization of Targets
    Sponsoring Organization: U.S. Army Aeromedical Research Laboratory (USAARL)
    Date: January, 2013 - December, 2015
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Rupert, A.; Lawson, B.; Brill, J. C.; Cho, T.
    Multimodal Navigation Cues for USAF Ground Forces
    Sponsoring Organization: Air Force Summer Faculty Fellowship Program, American Society for Engineering Education
    Date: June, 2012 - August, 2012
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Brill, J. C.
    Covert multi-sensory feedback for the dismounted soldier
    Sponsoring Organization: Defense Applied Research Projects Agency
    Date: 2003 - 2005
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Brill, J.; Gilson , R. D.
    Investigating Psychophysiological Correlates of Sopite Syndrome.
    Sponsoring Organization: University of West Florida Graduate Student Scholarly and Creative Activity Grant
    Date: 2000 - 2001
    Awarding Organization: Local
    Investigators:Brill, J.
  • Intellectual Property

    An electromagnetic field (EMF) tactile display interface and biosensor.
    Patent/Copyright: Patent
    Patent Nationality: United States
    Brill, J.
    Gilson, R. D.
    Zets, G.
    Mortimer, B.
    Guidance cues by touch.
    Patent/Copyright: Patent
    Brill, J.
    Gilson, R. D.
    Zets, G.
    Mortimer, B.