Ryan Stroka is a senior civil engineering major, math minor undergraduate student at Rowan University. He has been contributing to Dr. Tremoulet's research for nearly 2 years and is also active in environment engineering-related research within Rowan University. He has experience conducting heuristic evaluations and other human factors-related tasks. Ryan is planning to pursue a career in psychology post-graduation. His interests include self discipline, motivation, emotional regulation, meditation and altered states of consciousness, as well as why and how people change their established beliefs.