2022 Research Symposium

Innovations in Human Factors and Ergonomics, 2022 GET YOUR TICKET BEFORE END OF FINANCIAL YEAR!! Join us, September 15-16, 2022, for our annual Centre Symposium. University of the Sunshine Coast, Sippy Downs, Queensland. This will be held as an in-person event in 2022. The Symposium will host world leading international and national presentations in Human … More 2022 Research Symposium

TAKE PART IN OUR STUDY EXAMINING DECISION MAKING IN DARKNET MARKETS

We are seeking members of the community to participate in a study to explore the factors influencing buyer decision making in darknet marketplaces. Darknet marketplaces are online peer driven sites which enable the trading of illicit items such as drugs, identity credentials, and weapons. If you are over the age of 18 and are fluent … More TAKE PART IN OUR STUDY EXAMINING DECISION MAKING IN DARKNET MARKETS

Using ‘Oppositional Human Factors’ to disrupt trading in darknet marketplaces

Centre researchers recently completed our pioneering Australian Research Council Linkage project involving the application of systems Human Factors and Ergonomics (HFE) methods to help understand and prevent the trading of illicit goods in darknet markets. The project was conducted in partnership with the University of Queensland, the University of Southampton, the Department of Home Affairs, … More Using ‘Oppositional Human Factors’ to disrupt trading in darknet marketplaces

2022 Symposium- Save the date!

We are delighted to announce that our 2022 symposium, Innovations in Human Factors and Ergonomics, will take place at the University of the Sunshine Coast on Thursday 15th and Friday 16th September 2022. This includes a one-day research symposium and a day of workshops providing training and practical guidance in state-of-the-art Human Factors and Ergonomics (HFE) … More 2022 Symposium- Save the date!

Systems thinking in road safety 

A complex systems thinking approach to road trauma This week our director Professor Paul Salmon gave an invited plenary presentation at the 2021 Australasian Road Safety Conference as part of a session on Systems thinking for future road safety (Zero by 2050). Paul’s presentation included an introduction to systems thinking followed by an overview of his recently completed Australian Research Council Future … More Systems thinking in road safety