Dr. Chen Ling

Dr. Chen Ling

Title: Associate Professor
Dept/Program: Mechanical Engineering
Office: ASEC 107B
Phone: 330-972-8125
Email: cl99@uakron.edu


Dr. Chen Ling is an Associate Professor of Systems Engineering in the Mechanical Engineering Department. Prior to joining UA, Dr. Ling worked as Assistant Professor in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at the University of Oklahoma at Norman. Her research has been funded by Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), National Science Foundation (NSF), Department of Transportation (DOT), and Department of Commerce (DOC). She has published in journals such as Behavior and Information Technology, International Journal of Human Computer Studies, Ergonomics, and Theoretical Issues in Ergonomics. She is currently a member of Human Factors and Ergonomics Society (HFES) and Institute of Industrial Engineering (IIE).


Cognitive systems engineering of complex systems to enhance system safety and efficiency, human decision makings in aviation systems and weather systems


  • Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering, Purdue University 2006
  • M.S. in Industrial Engineering, North Carolina A&T State University 2001
  • B.S. Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics 1996