Lance Prinzel

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Lance Prinzel
Aerospace Engineer and Research Psychologist
Team Lead, Aerospace Human Factors & Safety
Crew Systems and Aviation Operations Branch (D318)

NASA Langley Research Center
24 West Taylor St.
Mail Stop 152
Hampton, VA 23681


Lawrence (“Lance”) Prinzel is an AST aerospace engineer and research psychologist at NASA Langley Research Center. Lance holds a Ph.D. in Industrial-Organizational Psychology and a Masters in Aeronautics.

He has 170+ research papers in leading international aerospace publications and holds 6 patents. He is currently on detail serving as the Senior Technical Advisor on the System-Wide Safety project management team under the Airspace Operations and Safety Program.