Prof. Stirling is a C.S. Draper Assistant Professor in the Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Associate Faculty of the Institute for Medical Engineering & Science, and Co-Director of the Human-Systems Lab, formerly the Man Vehicle Lab.  Her research interests span computational dynamics, human-machine interaction, system automation, signal processing, human factors, and experimental biomechanics. The Stirling Group applies these domains to the development of tightly coupled human-machine systems, including wearable technology.