Stephen Fiore

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University of Central Florida
Professional Background: 

Dr. Fiore holds a joint appointment with the Cognitive Sciences program in the Department of Philosophy and the Institute of Simulation and Training. He earned his Ph.D. in Cognitive Psychology from the University of Pittsburgh (2000) working primarily in the Learning Research and Development Center. He is Director of the Cognitive Sciences Laboratory (CSL), a collaborating research unit affiliated with the Institute for Simulation and Training and the Philosophy Department.


He maintains a multidisciplinary research interest that incorporates aspects of cognitive, social, and organizational theory in the investigation of learning and performance in individuals and teams.

Selected Publications: 

1. Fiore, S. M. (2008). Interdisciplinarity as teamwork: How the science of teams can inform team science. Small Group Research, 39(3), 251-277.

2. Fiore, S. M., McDaniel, R., & Jentsch, F. (in press). Narrative-Based Collaboration Systems for Distributed Teams: Nine Research Questions for Information Managers. Information Systems Management.

3. Fiore, S. M., Salas, E., Cuevas, H. M. & Bowers, C. A. (2003). Distributed coordination space: Toward a theory of distributed team process and performance. Theoretical Issues in Ergonomic Science, 4, 3-4, 340-363.

4. Salas, E., & Fiore, S. M. (Editors). (2004). Team Cognition: Understanding the factors that drive process and performance. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

5. Stagl, K. C., Salas, E., & Fiore, S. M. (2007). Best practices in cross training teams. In D. A. Nembhard (Ed.), Workforce cross training handbook (pp. 156 - 175). Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press.

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SoSP Posted Content

Why policy needs philosophers as much as it needs science

Posted: Oct 15, 2016

Adam Briggle and Bob Frodeman have a new piece out in The Guardian that adds another perspective to Dan Sarewitz's piece in
The New Atlantis. 


Announcing The Date! ScITS 2017 | June 12-15, 2017

Posted: Sep 20, 2016

Dear SciTS Colleagues and Friends,

DARPA RFI "Forensic Social Science Supercolliders (FS3)"

Posted: Sep 08, 2016

Hi Everyone - there is a new Request for Information out from DARPA.  It's titled "Forensic Social Science Supercolliders (FS3) and can be found

Pay It Forward

Posted: Aug 24, 2016


Conditioning Reviewers...

Posted: Aug 22, 2016

Hi Everyone - The academic part of my social media is collectively bemused by a recent email Elsevier sent out.

Special section on “The Integrity of Science”

Posted: Aug 19, 2016

Hi Everyone - The New Atlantis has a set of articles out on the "Integrity of Science" that might be of interest to folks on the list.





Hate journal impact factors? New study gives you one more reason

Posted: Jul 09, 2016

On another note, the crusade against journal impact factors continues with a paper recently put up on bioRxiv (links below).

Response to RFI on Approaches for Supporting Team Science in the Biomedical Research

Posted: Jul 09, 2016

Good Afternoon Everyone – if you recall, there was a Request for Information put out earlier this year by National Institute of General Medical Sciences in the area of Approaches for Supporting Tea

Re: Retracted paper resources?

Posted: Jun 16, 2016

Hi Richard - here are a subset of the various articles/blogs etc.