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air traffic controller

Barry Ian Kirwan, British air traffic controller. Recipient Best Paper award, Two Jours, International Safety Society, 1987, 1989, 2007, prize, Guild Air Traffic Controllers, England, 1999, award, Jane's Society, 2007. Member of Safety & Reliability Society, Ergonomics Society.

Background

Kirwan, Barry Ian was born on January 4, 1960 in Farnborough, Hampshire, England. Son of Joseph Patrick Kirwan.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Psychology, University Southampton, England, 1981. Master of Science in Ergonomics, Birmingham University, England, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy in Human Reliability, Birmingham University, England, 1996.

Career

Human factors Technica, London, 1984—1986. Director Human Reliability Associates, Parbold, 1986—1987. Head, human reliabliity British Nuclear Fuels, Warrington, 1987—1991.

Lecturer human factors University Birmingham, 1991—1996. Head, human factors National Air Traffic Services, Bournemouth, 1996—2000. Head, safety research EUROCONTROL, Bretigny-sur-Orge, France, since 2000.

Director Human Reliability Associates, Parbold, 1986—1987.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor scientific papers.

Membership

Member of Safety & Reliability Society, Ergonomics Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Scuba diving.

Connections

Married Sheila Kirwan. 1 child Lisa.

father:
Joseph Patrick Kirwan Kirwan

spouse:
Sheila Kirwan

child:
Lisa Kirwan