Associate Researcher, Traffic Research Group
Aaron Benson joined the Foundation in August 2017. He received his master’s degree in human factors from George Mason University. Previously, he worked as a research assistant for Leidos, supporting the Federal Highway Administration’s human factors research at its Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center. In that capacity, he assisted with a variety of studies that examined the relationship between roadway/infrastructure designs and driver performance using tools such as driving simulators and field research vehicles. Benson also worked on pedestrian safety research using virtual reality.
September 2018 // Research Brief
April 2018 // Research Brief