Dr. Kurt Kraiger
Dr. Kurt Kraiger is a Professor of Psychology at Colorado State University. Dr. Kraiger is a Fellow and former President of the Society of Industrial/Organizational Psychology (SIOP). At Colorado State University, he is Director of the Ph.D. program in Industrial/Organizational Psychology, and Director of the Masters in Applied Industrial/Organizational Psychology. He is a noted expert on training and training evaluation, having edited two books and published or presented over 130 papers on training and related topics. He is also actively engaged in research on learning in ill-structured environments (e.g., computer-based training and through mentoring programs). He is the creator of the Vocational Workforce Assessment Network (VWAN), an online tool that provides low cost vocational assessment services. Dr. Kraiger also has a long history of consulting with organizations in problem areas related to training, leadership development, selection, competency modeling, and organizational attitudes.