LOHAS (The Lab of Occupational Health and Safety)


Kuo-Yang Kao, Ph.D

[  Current Position ]

Assistant Professor of Department of Management Science at National Chiao Tung University

[ Introduction]

Dr. Kuo-Yang Kao is an Assistant Professor of Department of Management Science at National Chiao Tung University in Taiwan. He received his Ph.D. in Industrial and Organizational (I/O) Psychology at the University of Houston (2015). In addition to his Ph.D. training of I/O Psychology, he obtained a minor degree in Occupational Health Psychology. Dr. Kao’s research works center on the areas of Organizational Behavior and Occupational Health Psychology, such as occupational safety, employee health and well-being, mentoring, and emotional labor. The main goal of his research is to advance our current understanding of employee’s experience and the establishment of a healthy and safe environment from both the scientific and practice perspectives.

[ Education ] 

University of Houston  — Ph.D. in Industrial and Organizational (I/O) Psychology, 2015

University of Houston  — M.S. in Industrial and Organizational (I/O) Psychology, 2012

[ Areas of Expertise ]

• Employee Survey
• Workplace Safety
• Work Stress
• Employee Well-Being
• Employee Selection

[ Teaching ]

• Organizational Behavior (Graduate)
• Occupational Health and Safety (Graduate)
• Research Method (Graduate)
• Human Resource Management (Undergraduate)

Hao-Hsin (Lucy) Hsu, Ph.D

[ Education ]
National Chiao Tung University — Hsinchu, Taiwan, Ph.D. in Management Science, 2018
National Chiao Tung University — Hsinchu, Taiwan, MBA in Management of Technology, 2012
National Chiao Tung University — Hsinchu, Taiwan, BBA in Management Science, 2010
[ Work Experience ] 
元智大學管理學院 兼任助理教授
輔仁大學心理學系 兼任助理教授
台灣經濟研究院 副研究員
[  Research Interests]
• Organizational Behavior (Leadership Behavior, Mentoring)
• Occupational Health Psychology (Occupational Health and Safety)
• Human Resource Management

Hui-Ting (Lynn) Lee, Ph.D. Student

[ Education ] 
SAN JOSE STATE UNIVERSITY — San Jose, CA M.S. in Industrial/ Organizational Psychology, 2014
MING CHUAN UNIVERSITY — Taipei, Taiwan B.S. in Educational Psychology and Counseling, 2007
[ Work Experience ] 
Young Scent — Los Angeles, CA, HR Business Partner
San Jose State University — San Jose, CA, Research Support Specialist
San Jose State University Research Foundation — San Jose, CA, Research Assistant
Teacher Chang Foundation — Tainan, Taiwan, Project Assistance Intern
[ Research Interests]
 • Work-family Conflict

Alisa Tsai