Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Lebenswissen­schaftliche Fakultät - Institut für Psychologie

Prof. Dr. Linda Onnasch

Prof. Dr. Linda Onnasch
assoz. Prof.
linda.onnasch (at)

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Research interests

Human-automation interaction

  • Impact of function allocation and reliability on human-automation performance and attention
  • Trust in automation
  • Flexible automation: adaptable and adaptive automation concepts

Human-robot interaction

  • Robot anthropomorphism as an design element for safe, effective and sufficient interaction
  • Future forms of human-robot interaction: collaboration, coworking or coordination?
  • RoboEthics



2009 - 2014 Technische Universität Berlin, PhD studies in psychology, Dr. rer. nat.
2002 - 2009  Technische Universität Berlin, Undergraduate and graduate studies in psychology, Diplom


Professional experience

since 2017

Assistant professor, Humboldt Universität zu Berlin, Department of Engineering Psychology

2015 - 2017

Researcher and consultant, Human-Factors-Consult GmbH, Berlin

2009 - 2014

Research assistant and lecturer (Master program Human Factors), Technische Universität Berlin, Department of Work, Engineering and Organizational Psychology



Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Europe Chapter (HFES Europe Chapter)
German Association of University Professors and Lecturers (DHV) 
DKE Deutsche Kommission Elektrotechnik Elektronik Informationstechnik in DIN und VDE

DGPs Deutsche Gesellschaft für Psychologie


Ad-Hoc Reviewer

IEEE Transactions on Human-Machine Systems

HFES Europe Chapter Annual Meeting Proceedings

HFES Europe Chapter Best Paper Award