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Contact the Centre for Human Factors and Sociotechnical Systems

General enquiries

Office: Innovation Centre Sunshine Coast
Ground floor, G.78
Tel: +61 7 5456 5278

Email: or

Street address

90 Sippy Downs Drive
Sippy Downs
Queensland  4556

Postal address

Centre for Human Factors and Sociotechnical Systems (ML47)
PO Box 5280

Our people





Emeritus Professor Neville Stanton, University of Southampton 

Dr Clare Dallat, Risk Resolve

Associate Professor Jason Thompson, Department of Rural Health at University of Melbourne

Professor Roderick McClure, Managing Director, Health Decisions Support

Dr Tony Carden, WorkSafe

Dr Satyan Chari, QLD Health



  • Alison O’Brien, Investigating distributed situation awareness (DSA) and inter-agency coordination in Search and Rescue (SAR) operations
  • Brandon King, Using Systems Thinking/HFE to Identify and Mitigate the Risks Associated with the Use of Brain-Computer Interfaces
  • David Lawrence,
  • Elizabeth Grey, Forecasting system safety performance
  • Erin Stevens Systems thinking and ageing in place
  • Isaiah Elstak, Identifying the Risks of Artificial Intelligence in Sports
  • Karl Dodd, Optimising systemic controls for the prevention of child sexual abuse in soccer in Australia
  • Nicole Liddell,
  • Ryan McNeilly Smith, Bioclimatic urban design policy for improved microclimates in the public realm: A case study of extreme heat mitigation in Queensland
  • Samantha Jackson,  Applying a many models approach to regulatory design for Unmanned Aerial Systems