Jeff Hoyle

Director of Ergonomic Services

Jeff Hoyle is a certified professional ergonomist (CPE) and Director of Ergonomics Services for The Ergonomics Center, housed within the Industrial and Systems Engineering Department at North Carolina State University. He received his M.S. degree in Industrial and Systems Engineering with a focus in ergonomics and biomechanics from the Ohio State University. He specializes in providing ergonomics program development, job analysis and redesign, training, ergonomics team and guideline development for a variety of companies nationwide. Jeff also serves as research liaison to facilitate the coordination of ergonomics research projects between government grants, clients/member companies, and NCSU faculty and graduate students. He is a frequent speaker at national and regional safety and ergonomic conferences and has published in several scientific journals.


  • Susan Harwood Training Grants
  • North Carolina Occupational Safety and Health Education and Research Center
  • Proposal for Ergonomics Research: Riding Lawn Equipment Ergonomic Evaluation
  • Comparing ergonomic risk models done with industry standard methods with the KINETIC smart wearable devices
  • Biomechanical Evaluation of Strong Arm Vest
Jeff Hoyle