Dr Matthew Thomas is one of Australia’s leading scientists in the field of Human Factors and safety management in high risk work environments.
For over a decade he has provided expert advice and Human Factors solutions to airlines, the road and rail industry, healthcare, mining, utilities, construction and defence.
He currently holds a range of leadership positions in the Human Factors disciple internationally. These positions include:
> President of the Australian Aviation Psychology Association
> Member of Australian Advisory Board of the Flight Safety Foundation
> Chair of Council of the Australian Patient Safety Foundation
> Senior Research Fellow Human Factors at the University of South Australia
> Associate Professor Human Factors at the Appleton Institute CQUniversity
After completing a PhD in the area of Instructional Design and Computer-Based Training, he has developed an international contract research and training profile in the broad field of Human Factors and simulation-based training.
As an accomplished scientist, he has published widely in the academic literature and brings a unique blend of scientific integrity and industry application to his work.
I am currently accredited for supervision in the following:
At the level of Mentor Supervisor