Evolving and Growing the Ergonomics Profession

FPE facilitates mentoring of students and early career professionals in the practice of Ergonomics, Human Factors, and User Experience.

The submission deadline has been extended to June 30, 2019 for the Dieter W. Jahns Student Practitioner Award.

News and Announcements

Congratulations to Paul Schlosser, a student at the Institute Human-Computer-Media, Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg, Germany for winning the 2018 Dieter W. Jahns Student Practitioner Aw...

Sara Pazell from the University of Queensland, Australia and Husam Muslim from the University of Tsukuba, Japan are runner-ups for the 2018 Dieter W. Jahns Student Practitioner Award.  Competition...

The Winner of the 2018 Ergonomics Practitioner of the Year Award is Professor Juraj Sinay from the Technical University of Kosice in the Slovak Republic.


Contact Us

Foundation for Professional Ergonomics
P.O. Box 2176
Bellingham, WA 98227


Who We Are

The Foundation for Professional Ergonomics was established in 2004 as a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing professionalism in ergonomics through educational activities and awards.  Our goals support the goals of BCPE, and we work closely with the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society (HFES) on various ergonomics practitioner initiatives.  FPE attained an IRS 501(c)(3) status enabling tax-deductible donations from those sharing this dedication to professionalism in ergonomics. 
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