Jason Saleem

Asst Professor

Jason J. Saleem is an Assistant Professor with the Department of Industrial Engineering at the J.B. Speed School of Engineering at the University of Louisville.  He is also the Director of the Center for Ergonomics.  Dr. Saleem received his Ph.D. from the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Virginia Tech in 2003, specializing in human factors engineering and ergonomics.  Prior to joining the University of Louisville, Dr. Saleem spent several years with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) as a research investigator.  He is a former VA Research Career Development Awardee.  Dr. Saleem’s research interests focus on the integration of human factors engineering and ergonomics with development of clinical information systems (CIS).  His research involves innovation for next-generation electronic health records (EHRs) and health information technology (HIT) to support higher quality care and safety.  His research also focuses on provider-patient interaction with respect to exam room computing, as well as the coordination of multiple computing devices in a healthcare setting.


  • Ph.D. in Industrial and Systems Engineering, Virginia Tech, 2003
  • M.S. in Industrial and Systems Engineering, Virginia Tech, 1999
  • B.S. in Industrial Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, 1997


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