Researcher

Ms Susan Gay Burdekin

My Expertise

Human Factors and Crew Resource Management (CRM) course development and assessment methodology, Human factors in aircraft accident investigation, Performance assessment in the workplace, Performance and decision making under varying degrees of mental workload.

Biography

Research Experience

  • Human Factors and Crew Resource Management (CRM) course development and assessment methodology
  • Human factors in aircraft accident investigation
  • Performance assessment in the workplace
  • Performance and decision making under varying degrees of mental workload
  • Publications Conference: 33 Other: 10

Teaching Experience

Senior Lecturer/Human Factors and Aviation Safety

Administrative Experience

UNSW Canberra Aviation Program...view more

Research Experience

  • Human Factors and Crew Resource Management (CRM) course development and assessment methodology
  • Human factors in aircraft accident investigation
  • Performance assessment in the workplace
  • Performance and decision making under varying degrees of mental workload
  • Publications Conference: 33 Other: 10

Teaching Experience

Senior Lecturer/Human Factors and Aviation Safety

Administrative Experience

UNSW Canberra Aviation Program Coordinator

  • Human Research Ethics Advisory Panel
  • Teaching and Learning Committee
  • Rector's Gender Equity Advisory Committee

Additional Experience

  • General Aviation Management 1980 - 1992
  • Commercial Pilot (Senior Commercial subjects) 1992 -
  • National Skyshops Manager - Hawker Pacific 1993 - 1995
  • Systems Safety Consultant
  • Lecturer in Aviation Safety and Human Factors 2001 - Present
  • Australian Defence Force CRM Facilitator Trainer 2002 - Present
  • UNSW Canberra Aviation Program Coordinator 2010 - Present

Professional Memberships

  • Royal Aeronautical Society - committee member
  • European Association for Aviation Psychology
  • Australian Aviation Psychology Association
  • International Society of Air Safety Investigation
  • Australian Women Pilots' Association - former state president
  • International Ninety Nines Inc - former Australian Governor

Consulting Interests

Human Factors and CRM course development, delivery and assessment, facilitator training, system safety research and review.

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Location

Building 17 Room 130
School of Engineering and Information Technology, The University of New South Wales, Australian Defence Force Academy, PO Box 7916, Canberra BC ACT 2610, AUSTRALIA

Contact

+61 2 626 88276