Robert Foss, PhD . Senior Research Scientist and Director, Center for the Study of Young Drivers

foss_robertRobert Foss, Ph.D. is Senior Research Scientist at HSRC, Adjunct Professor of Maternal and Child Health and Lecturer in Health Behavior and Health Education. Since coming to UNC in 1993, his research has focused primarily on factors contributing to the high crash rates of teenage drivers and the role of alcohol in transportation-related injury. As a social psychologist, his work focuses on the behavioral, social, and cultural aspects of traffic injury prevention, with an eye toward developing effective social policies to enhance transportation safety…MORE