Bob Hausmann

Carnegie Mellon, USA

Bob Hausmann is currently employed as a Cognitive Scientist at Carnegie Learning, Inc., which is located in downtown Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He received his PhD in Cognitive Psychology in 2005 from the University of Pittsburgh under the direction of Dr. Michelene T.H. Chi. He received additional training at the Pittsburgh Science of Learning Center (PSLC) as a post-doctoral fellow with Dr. Kurt VanLehn and Dr. Timothy J. Nokes. Bob publishes a blog entitled Dr. Bob’s Cog Blog, and is the author of the book Cognitive Science for Educators: Practical suggestions for an evidence-based classroom. The unifying theme that runs throughout all of these activities is a drive toward helping every student become an expert in a domain of her or his choice. In his spare time, Bob enjoys long-distance running, mountain biking, and traveling with his wife.