Research Psychologist


Big data analytics

     Upon completion of a degree in computer science and an MBA, my goal was that of a corporate executive.  However, my passion was always in the exploration of human behavior.  As a result, I left corporate America and commenced graduate studies in psychology. 

     Today, my background in cognitive psychology,  computer modelling, and human behavior, provide a unique skill-set to empirically investigate many facets of human performance.  

     Check out the links below to see if my abilities may be of value to your own individual or collective goals of optimizing human performance. 

Michael A. DeDonno Ph.D.


Experiments are conducted to empirically explore, understand  and predict phenomenon's of interest.

Big data analytics is a process of examining  data to uncover hidden patterns, correlations, and other information that can be of value.

Hiring peak performers requires an understanding of the traits needed to maximize company potential.


Check out a recent video of a presentation entitled, The Male Brain vs. the Female Brain 

Employment Recruiting

Employee development requires an understanding of the physiological and psychological aspects of learning and peak performance

Experimental  research

Training & development