Michael J. Smith


Michael J. Smith has conducted studies on the applications of ergonomics and indsutrial psychology for improving working conditions.He was formerly a research program director at the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH).He is interested in studying the effects of advanced technology, organizational design, working conditions and community development on stress, safety, productivity and performance.He has undertaken projects dealing with redesigning working conditions and community conditions that reduce employee stress, improve health status, reduce injuries and increase positive attitude.

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Amick, B., & Smith, M. (1992). Amick, B. C., & Smith, M. J. (1992). Stress, computer-based work monitoring and measurement systems: A conceptual overview. Applied Ergonomics23(1), 6-16. Retrieved from http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/000368709290005G

Baptista, F., Sainfort, F., & Smith, M. J. (2001). Occupational Injuries and Medication Use. International Encyclopedia of Ergonomics and Human Factors3, 1566. Retrieved from https://books.google.at/books?hl=de&lr=&id=KeoMi5Y8Q_gC&oi=fnd&pg=PA1566&dq=Occupational+Injuries+and+Medication+Use

Bayeh, A. D., & Smith, M. (1999). Effect of physical ergonomics on VDT workers’ health: a longitudinal intervention field study in a service organization. International Journal of Human-. Retrieved from http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1207/S153275901102_3

Carayon, P., Sainfort, F., & Smith, M. (1999). Macroergonomics and total quality management: how to improve quality of working life? International Journal of. Retrieved from http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/10803548.1999.11076423

Carayon, P., & Smith, M. (2000). Work organization and ergonomics. Applied Ergonomics. Retrieved from http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0003687000000405

Carayon, P., & Smith, M. (2014). The Balance Concept Revisited: Finding Balance to Reduce Stress in a Frantic World of IT. The Impact of ICT on Quality of Working Life. Retrieved from http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-94-017-8854-0_7

Carayon, P., Smith, M., & Haims, M. (1999). Work organization, job stress, and work-related musculoskeletal disorders. Human Factors. Retrieved from http://search.proquest.com/openview/3c10db6cd519d4fc3c50a6a92acc6184/1?pq-origsite=gscholar

Carayon, P., Smith, M., & Miezio, K. (1987). Comparing Worker Perceptions to Engineering Measurements of VDT Workstations and Environmental Conditions. Of the Human Factors and …. Retrieved from http://pro.sagepub.com/content/31/8/874.short

Carayon, P., Smith, M. J., & Haimst, M. C. (2001). Work organization and psychosocial work factors: Definitions. Int Encycl Ergon Hum Factors3, 1612. Retrieved from https://books.google.at/books?hl=de&lr=&id=KeoMi5Y8Q_gC&oi=fnd&pg=PA1612

Cohen, W., Sanders, K., & Smith, M. (1991). Job Conditions and Intentions to Quit. Of the Human Factors and …. Retrieved from http://pro.sagepub.com/content/35/13/964.short

Derjani-Bayeh, A., & Smith, M. (2000). Application of community ergonomics theory to international corporations. Proceedings of the Human Factors. Retrieved from http://pro.sagepub.com/content/44/12/2-788.short

Dettinger, K., & Smith, M. (2006). Human factors in organizational design and management. Handbook of Human Factors and. Retrieved from http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/0470048204.ch19/summary

Dickinson, A., Newell, A., Smith, M., & Hill, R. (2005). Introducing the Internet to the over-60s: Developing an email system for older novice computer users. Interacting with Computers. Retrieved from http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0953543805000767

Dickinson, A., Smith, M., Arnott, J., & Newell, A. (2007). Approaches to web search and navigation for older computer novices. On Human Factors in …. Retrieved from http://dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=1240670

Garber, N., & Smith, M. (1996). Comparison of the operational and safety characteristics of the single point urban and diamond interchanges. Retrieved from http://trid.trb.org/view.aspx?id=471409

Heil, A., Smith, M., & Brändle, A. (2010). Future development environments for computational scientists. AVI. Retrieved from http://www.aheil.de/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/2010-05-01-PUB-FutureDevelopmentEnvironmentsForComputationalScientists.pdf

Jones, D., & Smith, M. (2003). New Technology Implementation. Proceedings of the Human Factors and. Retrieved from http://pro.sagepub.com/content/47/12/1385.short

Jones, D., & Smith, M. (2002). Team Implementation of New Technology. Proceedings of the Human Factors and. Retrieved from http://pro.sagepub.com/content/46/15/1340.short

Jones, D., & Smith, M. (2001). Implementation of new technology. Proceedings of the Human Factors and. Retrieved from http://pro.sagepub.com/content/45/16/1254.short

Jones, D., & Smith, M. (2004). Implementing new technology. Proceedings of the Human Factors and. Retrieved from http://pro.sagepub.com/content/48/14/1601.short

Karsh, B., Moro, F., & Smith, M. (2001). Do workplace ergonomic interventions to control musculoskeletal disorders really work? Of the Human Factors and …. Retrieved from http://pro.sagepub.com/content/45/14/992.short

Karsh, B., Moro, F., Smith, M., & Booske, B. (2000). A case-control study of medication use and acute occupational injury. Of the Human Factors …. Retrieved from http://pro.sagepub.com/content/44/27/316.short

Ku, C., & Smith, M. (2010). Organisational factors and scheduling in locomotive engineers and conductors: effects on fatigue, health and social well-being. Applied Ergonomics. Retrieved from http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0003687009000581

Mackie, R., WYLIE, C. D., & Smith, M. (1994). Countering loss of vigilance in sonar watchstanding using signal injection and performance feedback. Ergonomics. Retrieved from http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/00140139408964895

Mackie, R., Wylie, C., & Smith, M. (1985). Comparative effects of 19 stressors on task performance: Critical literature review (what we appear to know, don’t know, and should know). Of the Human Factors and …. Retrieved from http://pro.sagepub.com/content/29/5/462.short

Moroney, W., & Smith, M. (1972). Empirical Reduction in Potential User Population as the Result of Imposed Multivariate Anthropometric Limits. Retrieved from http://oai.dtic.mil/oai/oai?verb=getRecord&metadataPrefix=html&identifier=AD0752032

Moroney, W., & Smith, M. (1972). Intercorrelations and Selected Descriptive Statistics for 96 Anthropometric Measures on 1549 Naval Aviation Personnel. Retrieved from http://oai.dtic.mil/oai/oai?verb=getRecord&metadataPrefix=html&identifier=AD0754780

Newell, A., Dickinson, A., & Smith, M. (2006). Designing a portal for older users: A case study of an industrial/academic collaboration. ACM Transactions on. Retrieved from http://dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=1183459

Priestnall, G., Jarvis, C., Burton, A., Smith, M. J., & Mount, N. J. (2012). Virtual geographic environments. Teaching Geographic Information Science and Technology in Higher Education, 255-288. Retrieved from https://books.google.at/books?hl=de&lr=&id=v889hb_It4QC&oi=fnd&pg=PT275

Rogers, K., Smith, M., & Sainfort, P. (1990). Electronic performance monitoring, job design and psychological stress. Of the Human Factors and …. Retrieved from http://pro.sagepub.com/content/34/12/854.short

Roscoe, S., Bernstein, I., Dix, A., Shabir, N., & Smith, M. (n.d.). Handbook of Human Factors in Web Design. Crcnetbase.com. Retrieved from http://www.crcnetbase.com/isbn/978-1-4398-2594-5

Rychlewski, H., Cronkhite, J., & Smith, M. (1999). FMVSS 201U Testing-Vehicle Targeting Using Both Manual and Computer-Aided Methods. Retrieved from http://trid.trb.org/view.aspx?id=668811

Sainfort, F., Carayon, P., Smith, M., & Yen, Y. (2000). The development and application of an instrument for measurement of quality institutionalization. Of the Human Factors …. Retrieved from http://pro.sagepub.com/content/44/10/253.short

Saito, S., Piccoli, B., Smith, M., & SOTOYAMA, M. (2000). Ergonomic guidelines for using notebook personal computers. Industrial Health. Retrieved from http://jlc.jst.go.jp/JST.Journalarchive/indhealth1963/38.421?from=Google

Salvendy, G., Smith, M., & Koubek, R. (n.d.). Design of computing systems(San Francisco CA, 24-29 August 1997. Volume A, Cognitive considerations. Volume B, Social and ergonomic. Advances in Human Factors/ergonomics. Retrieved from http://cat.inist.fr/?aModele=afficheN&cpsidt=45200

Smith, J., & Smith, M. (1994). Community ergonomics: an emerging theory and engineering practice. Proceedings of the Human Factors and. Retrieved from http://pro.sagepub.com/content/38/12/729.short

SMITH, M. (2005). CHAPTER TWO Work organization, stress, and cumulative trauma disorders MICHAEL J. SMITH and PASCALE CARAYON. Aspects Of Musculoskeletal Disorders In Office Work. Retrieved from https://books.google.at/books?hl=en&lr=&id=C9L_eSqx9iQC&oi=fnd&pg=PA19&dq=%22human+factors%22+%22MJ+Smith%22&ots=9mUaNp5ud1&sig=t6kKITrP6priOmZpDKYnuXX6wGQ

Smith, M. (1993). Human-computer interaction. Transit. Retrieved from http://userpages.umbc.edu/~norcio/papers/1993/ChiuCT-AIHS-HCI1993.pdf

Smith, M. (2010). Psychosocial Considerations in Upper Extremity Cumulative Trauma Disorders. Technologies, Society and Human Beings: Theory …. Retrieved from https://books.google.at/books?hl=en&lr=&id=NHKakBx1oiQC&oi=fnd&pg=PA104&dq=%22human+factors%22+%22MJ+Smith%22&ots=09qZBn8BX_&sig=sRrQgzRXF4xziSWEFwWqgPzmGEo

Smith, M. (1985). Vdt Strain: Psychological Strain or Physical Basis? Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics. Retrieved from http://pro.sagepub.com/content/29/7/689.short

Smith, M. (1997). Psychosocial aspects of working with video display terminals (VDTs) and employee physical and mental health. Ergonomics. Retrieved from http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/001401397187568

Smith, M. (1980). A local traffic control policy which automatically maximises the overall travel capacity of an urban road network. Traffic Engineering & Control. Retrieved from http://trid.trb.org/view.aspx?id=194879

Smith, M. (1987). Mental and physical strain at VDT workstations. Behaviour & Information Technology. Retrieved from http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/01449298708901832

Smith, M. (1999). Fitting the Task to the Human, by KHE Kroemer & E. Grandjean 1997, 416 pages, $39.00 (pbk.) Bristol, PA: Taylor & Francis ISBN 0-7484-066S-4. Ergonomics in Design: The Quarterly of Human Factors. Retrieved from http://erg.sagepub.com/content/7/1/33.2.full.pdf

Smith, M. (1991). Reliability, availability, and maintainability of utility and industrial cogeneration power plants. Industry Applications, IEEE Transactions on. Retrieved from http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpls/abs_all.jsp?arnumber=85480

Smith, M. (1986). Sociotechnical considerations in robotics and automation. Robotics and Automation. Proceedings. 1986 IEEE. Retrieved from http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpls/abs_all.jsp?arnumber=1087545

Smith, M. (2000). Participative approaches for evaluating the hazards of new technology. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics. Retrieved from http://pro.sagepub.com/content/44/12/2-606.short

Smith, M. (1984). The physical, mental, and emotional stress effects of VDT work. Computer Graphics and Applications, IEEE. Retrieved from http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpls/abs_all.jsp?arnumber=4055717

Smith, M. (1984). Human factors issues in VDT use: Environmental and workstation design considerations. Computer Graphics and Applications, IEEE. Retrieved from http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpls/abs_all.jsp?arnumber=6429357

Smith, M., & Amick, B. (1989). Electronic monitoring at the workplace: Implications for employee control and job stress. Job Control and Worker Health. Retrieved from http://psy250.gofeet.info/pdf/smith.pdf

Smith, M., & Bayeh, A. (n.d.). Applications to International Corporations. Crcnetbase.com. Retrieved from http://www.crcnetbase.com/doi/abs/10.1201/9780849375477.ch555

Smith, M., & Bayeh, A. (2003). Do ergonomics improvements increase computer workers’ productivity?: an intervention study in a call centre. Ergonomics. Retrieved from http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/00140130303522

Smith, M., & Beringer, D. (1987). Human factors in occupational injury evaluation and control. Retrieved from http://psycnet.apa.org/psycinfo/1987-97061-033

SMITH, M., & CARAYON, P. (1996). Work organization, stress, and. Beyond Biomechanics: Psychosocial. Retrieved from https://books.google.at/books?hl=en&lr=&id=fRc5eCQmXzgC&oi=fnd&pg=PA23&dq=%22human+factors%22+%22MJ+Smith%22&ots=6q7kcQYl5Y&sig=xZLYen8Jdi7LlZO7PDyhEIJcCXY

Smith, M., & Carayon, P. (n.d.). Human–Computer Interaction Handbook Fundamentals, Evolving Technologies, and Emerging Applications. Crcnetbase.com. Retrieved from http://www.crcnetbase.com/doi/abs/10.1201/b11963-30

Smith, M., & Carayon, P. (2009). Using the “Balance Model”for occupational safety and health promotion. Ergonomics and Health Aspects of Work with. Retrieved from http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-642-02731-4_13

Smith, M., & Carayon, P. (1995). New technology, automation, and work organization: stress problems and improved technology implementation strategies. International Journal of Human Factors. Retrieved from http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/hfm.4530050107/abstract

Smith, M., Carayon, P., & Cohen, W. (n.d.). Human-Computer Interaction Fundamentals. Crcnetbase.com. Retrieved from http://www.crcnetbase.com/doi/abs/10.1201/b10368-19

Smith, M., Carayon, P., & Cohen, W. (2003). Design of computer workstations. The Human–computer. Retrieved from https://books.google.at/books?hl=en&lr=&id=A8TPF_O385AC&oi=fnd&pg=PA313&dq=%22human+factors%22+%22MJ+Smith%22&ots=flYFiSiTXc&sig=TR8eS3iU3wolL-JznDLWAaEVLEE

Smith, M., Carayon, P., Sanders, K., & Lim, S. (1992). Employee stress and health complaints in jobs with and without electronic performance monitoring. Applied Ergonomics. Retrieved from http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/000368709290006H

Smith, M., Carayon, P., Smith, J., & Cohen, W. (1994). Community ergonomics: A theoretical model for rebuilding the inner city. Of the Human Factors …. Retrieved from http://pro.sagepub.com/content/38/12/724.short

Smith, M., Cohen, B., & Stammerjohn, L. (1981). An investigation of health complaints and job stress in video display operations. Human Factors: The. Retrieved from http://hfs.sagepub.com/content/23/4/387.short

Smith, M., Conway, F., & Karsh, B. (1999). Occupational stress in human computer interaction. Industrial Health. Retrieved from http://jlc.jst.go.jp/JST.Journalarchive/indhealth1963/37.157?from=Google

Smith, M., Derjani-Bayeh, A., & Carayon, P. (2009). Community ergonomics and globalization: a conceptual model of social awareness. Industrial Engineering and. Retrieved from http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-642-01293-8_5

Smith, M., & Kalimo, R. (n.d.). International Encyclopedia of Ergonomics and Human Factors, -3 Volume Set. Crcnetbase.com. Retrieved from http://www.crcnetbase.com/doi/abs/10.1201/9780849375477.ch486

Smith, M., Karsh, B., & Conway, F. (1998). Effects of a split keyboard design and wrist rest on performance, posture, and comfort. Human Factors: The. Retrieved from http://hfs.sagepub.com/content/40/2/324.short

Smith, M., Koubek, R., Salvendy, G., & Harris, D. (2001). Usability Evaluation and Interface Design: Cognitive Engineering, Intelligent Agents, and Virtual Reality. Retrieved from https://books.google.at/books?hl=en&lr=&id=aU0MR-MA-BMC&oi=fnd&pg=PA1&dq=%22human+factors%22+%22MJ+Smith%22&ots=PzibHqkWxV&sig=SfG-pybDigsJwtRQQT-qf_dBoyM

Smith, M., Mackie, R., & Wylie, C. (1985). Stress and sonar operations: Concerns and research methodology. Of the Human Factors and …. Retrieved from http://pro.sagepub.com/content/29/5/452.short

Smith, M., & MO4782, I. (n.d.). Will “Back to Basics” Still Work? Leadership Aspects of Aircraft Accident Investigation in the Millennial Generation. Isasi.srca.net. Retrieved from http://isasi.srca.net/Documents/library/technical-papers/2011/Smith-Morrison-Final-Paper-ISASI-2011.doc

Smith, M., & O’Neill, E. (1996). Beyond task analysis: Exploiting task models in application implementation. Conference Companion on Human Factors in. Retrieved from http://dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=257313

Smith, M., & Sainfort, P. (1989). A balance theory of job design for stress reduction. International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics. Retrieved from http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0169814189900516

Smith, M., & Salvendy, G. (2009). Human Interface and the Management of Information. Designing Information Environments: Symposium on Human Interface 2009, Held as Part of HCI. Retrieved from https://books.google.at/books?hl=en&lr=&id=6gsdU1y5h5UC&oi=fnd&pg=PA2&dq=%22human+factors%22+%22MJ+Smith%22&ots=C8dOg-6YCS&sig=nrl4R9xUu8J-guN0fz1XmUE4mj8

Smith, M., & Salvendy, G. (2001). Systems, Social, and Internationalization Design Aspects of Human-computer Interaction. Retrieved from https://books.google.at/books?hl=en&lr=&id=dVUJqSo9IBgC&oi=fnd&pg=PA1&dq=%22human+factors%22+%22MJ+Smith%22&ots=jpxdb_OmVG&sig=QlEU6PcIshAihpUtNyuCsEA0mCs

Smith, M., Salvendy, G., Harris, D., & Koubek, R. (2001). Usability evaluation and interface design. Retrieved from http://userpages.umbc.edu/~norcio/papers/2001/Piyawat-FOOUM-HCII2001.pdf

Smith, M., & Taveira, A. (n.d.). Handbook of Human Factors in Web Design. Crcnetbase.com. Retrieved from http://www.crcnetbase.com/doi/abs/10.1201/b10855-7

Stammerjohn, L., & Smith, M. (1981). Evaluation of work station design factors in VDT operations. Human Factors: The. Retrieved from http://hfs.sagepub.com/content/23/4/401.short

Taveira, A., & Smith, M. (2006). Social and organizational foundations of ergonomics. Handbook of Human Factors and. Retrieved from https://books.google.at/books?hl=en&lr=&id=Q_ridhM7K7YC&oi=fnd&pg=PA274&dq=%22human+factors%22+%22MJ+Smith%22&ots=MZ0zz4s3MX&sig=w6Y_cgV4FR4u83VYio2twT1DkRE

Wylie, C., Mackie, R., & Smith, M. (1985). Comparative effects of 19 stressors on task performance: Major results of the operator survey. Of the Human Factors and …. Retrieved from http://pro.sagepub.com/content/29/5/457.short

Human factors in organizational design and management. (2012). Of Human Factors and …. Retrieved from http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/9781118131350.ch18/summary

Fitts Education Award Winners: Teaching Human Factors and Ergonomics. (2012). Of the Human Factors …. Retrieved from http://pro.sagepub.com/content/56/1/566.short

Quality and safety management in construction. (2006). Total Quality. Retrieved from http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/14783360600750469

Impact of quality management on job characteristics. (1998). Human Factors in. Retrieved from https://books.google.at/books?hl=en&lr=&id=RWgvh-itDb4C&oi=fnd&pg=PA135&dq=%22human+factors%22+%22MJ+Smith%22&ots=Q6KwUw-s0-&sig=hN3k_PSLLdstCSF5a4JfQ9pLFKE

The Relationship between safety and quality management in construction. (2004). Of the Human Factors …. Retrieved from http://pro.sagepub.com/content/48/16/2060.short

Automatically providing content associated with captured information, such as information captured in real-time. (2015). US Patent. Retrieved from https://www.google.com/patents/US8990235

Analysis and design recommendations for workstations: A case study in an insurance company. (1995). Of the Human Factors …. Retrieved from http://pro.sagepub.com/content/39/7/412.short

Emotional demands and musculoskeletal discomfort: Development of a new questionnaire. (1997). Advances in Human Factors/. Retrieved from http://cat.inist.fr/?aModele=afficheN&cpsidt=2279581

Worker-Supervisor Differences in Perception of the Safety Environment. (2009). IIE Annual Conference. Retrieved from http://search.proquest.com/openview/cf32bf1cd8174d67abe6eeab1700c900/1?pq-origsite=gscholar

Training General Aviation Pilots for Convective Weather Situations. (2015). Aerospace Medicine. Retrieved from http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/asma/amhp/2015/00000086/00000010/art00007

In-Cockpit NEXRAD Products Training General Aviation Pilots. (2013). Of the Human Factors …. Retrieved from http://pro.sagepub.com/content/57/1/81.short

Applying quality improvement principles to achieve healthy work organizations. (2001). The Joint Commission. Retrieved from http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/jcaho/jcjqs/2001/00000027/00000009/art00004

Behavioral technology for reducing occupational exposures to styrene. (1986). Journal of Applied. Retrieved from http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1901/jaba.1986.19-3/abstract

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