Visar inlägg från september, 2013

Time for another learning lab

Dear readers,

At last we have again assembled current, former and future students of human factors and systems safety in Lund to exchange ideas and be challenged by our master program founder Professor Sidney Dekker.

If you are not here I can only say I am sorry for you. The mix of academically challenging ideas and the pragmatic problems that our participants (from all sorts of varying industries and all over the world) face in their daily lives really create an environment which is best described by the label laboratory, or think tank.

We are only slightly passed lunch the first day, but we have already been dealing with the entire history of contemporary western society including the Renaissance, Enlightenment, Scientific Management, the notion of craftsmanship, and the behaviourist school of psychology. Yes, the theme is safety management and the ethical aspects of safety (from Human Error to Second Victim is the title of the lab) and if the connections are not clear make sure yo…

Time to apply for our MSc program in Human Factors & Systems Safety

Dear readers, it is autumn and again time to apply for our Master Program course starting in January 2014. In the Master Program in Human Factors and Systems Safety we currently have two parallel classes and we are aiming at accepting a new group starting in January. The application deadline is October 15 and the course will start with a five-day learning laboratory in Lund January 27-31. As a student you then follow our program over two years, mainly from a distance and at half-time pace in order for you to be able to keep working in your high-risk domain.

Do not hesitate to contact me with any questions that you might have prior to applying. Much more information is available at our program webpage.