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Martin E. Gustav Helander

educator , researcher , industrial engineer

Martin E. Gustav Helander, industrial engineer, educator, researcher. Fellow The Human Factos and Ergonomics Society, Ergonomics Society, International Ergonomics Association (president 1994-1997).

Background

Helander, Martin E. Gustav was born on May 13, 1943 in Uppsala, Sweden. Son of Dick A. Viktor and Maria Eugenia (Pettersson) Helander.

Education

Master of Science in Civil Engineering, Chalmers University of Technology, Göteborg, Sweden, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, Chalmers University of Technology, Göteborg, Sweden, 1973.

Career

Research assistant Chalmers University of Technology, Göteborg, 1968-1975. Senior researcher Canyon Research Group, Westlake Village, California, 1977-1982. Member faculty University South Florida, Tampa, 1982-1985.

Professor Luleå (Sweden) University, 1975-1977, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1985-1994. Linköping (Sweden) University, since 1994. Chair United States Technology Advisory Group to International Standards Organization, 1986-1992.

Consultant American Telephone & Telegraph Company, International Business Machines Corporation, Xerox Corporation, Eastman Kodak, Bell Laboratories, University of California at Los Angeles, Swedish Telecomms., Ingersoll Rand, National Academy of Sciences, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health.

Membership

Fellow The Human Factos and Ergonomics Society, Ergonomics Society, International Ergonomics Association (president 1994-1997).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sailing, singing, hiking.

Connections

Married Karin I. Lundell (divorced May 1976). Children: Maria K., Andreas M. Married Mahtun M. Khalid, 1996.

father:
Dick A. Viktor Helander

mother:
Maria Eugenia (Pettersson) Helander

spouses:
Karin I. Lundell

Mahtun M. Khalid

children:
Maria K. Helander

Andreas M. Helander