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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Posted: Mar 10, 2016

Hi Everyone - IARPA has a new RFP out that might be of interest to some on the list as it relates to things like Citizen Science.

FYI on "Open Opportunity Data" White House Event

Posted: Mar 07, 2016

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Posted: Mar 03, 2016

Hi Everyone – Can anyone point me to any reports that have looked at something like the average, median, range or whatever of research funding awarded or expended PER FACULTY MEMBER and BY DISCIPLI

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Posted: Feb 26, 2016

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Gender Bias in Academe: An Annotated Bibliography of Important Recent Studies

Posted: Feb 21, 2016

Hi Everyone - As gender in science continues to be a significant issue, I wanted to share this annotated bibliography I just came across.

Fw: 2016 Summer Internship at IBM Research - Almaden

Posted: Feb 16, 2016

Hi Everyone - Part of IBM Research is interested in developing their team science efforts. See below for this opportunity.


Putting the "Public" Back into "Publication"

Posted: Feb 15, 2016

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Systems Thinking Resources for a Graduate Course

Posted: Feb 12, 2016

Hi Everyone - if you were going to create an introductory course on "Systems Thinking" for students in an interdisciplinary graduate Ph.D. program, what books would you recommend?

When Teamwork Doesn’t Work for Women

Posted: Jan 09, 2016


New Volume on Team Cohesion

Posted: Jan 01, 2016