Samantha Dubrow is currently an Associate Scientist at Aptima, Inc. in the Learning and Training Solutions (LTS) Division. Samantha is conducting applied research in Industrial-Organizational Psychology, team and leadership training, artificial intelligence, and human-machine teaming. Samantha is also a fifth-year doctoral candidate at George Mason University studying Industrial-Organizational Psychology under Dr. Stephen Zaccaro. She is involved with projects regarding multidisciplinary teams, multiteam systems, team leadership, simulation and training, and social network analysis, and intending to graduate in May 2020. Samantha’s research has been conducted in emergency response, disaster recovery, healthcare, and scientific collaboration contexts.
Samantha received her Bachelor of Arts degree with special honors in Industrial/Organizational Psychology from The George Washington University in 2014. Since then, she has held positions in Marketing, Human Resources, and Business Operations at a DC Tech Startup, Aquicore. At Aquicore, Samantha has been responsible for sourcing, screening, interviewing, hiring, and onboarding new team members, including several entry-level employees and interns.
In August, 2018, Samantha received a $10,000 Fred Lewis scholarship from the Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC) to further pursue her work studying multiteam systems in emergency contexts with a focus on utilizing unobtrusive technology measures to assess within-team, between-team, and multilevel leadership behaviors in complex environments.
Samantha has published articles in The Leadership Quarterly, Journal of Managerial Psychology, and in the proceedings of I/ITSEC. She has also presented at a variety of conferences, including the Society of Industrial/Organizational Psychology (SIOP), the Interdisciplinary Network for Group Research (INGRoup), the International Meeting for Simulation in Healthcare (IMSH). At George Mason University, Samantha has taught undergraduate Statistics and Research Methods in Psychology, Principles of Management.
Email: sdubrow <at> masonlive <dot> gmu <dot> edu