Mark Vachon

Faculty - Adjunct

Mark Vachon is an adjunct faculty member with the College of Western Idaho and has taught Psychology since the spring of 2010. Mark earned his Bachelors in Psychology from the University of Idaho. He has a Graduate degree  in Instructional Performance Technology from Boise State University and another Graduate degree in Psychology from the University of Idaho.

Mark works in the field of Human Factors Psychology and  studies Human-Computer Interaction.  He conducts ongoing research with computer users  in an effort to develop more "user friendly" websites and software. He is interested in how technology can drive our behaviors and shape our attitudes. 

Mark's  interests include user testing, website design, and cognitive psychology as well as  watching movies, seeing live music and taking his family on road trips.