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Guy Walker

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Guy
Last name
Walker
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Dr Guy Walker is an Associate Professor in the Institute for Infrastructure and Environment at Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh.  His research specialism is human factors engineering and has been featured in national newspapers, TV and radio through to an appearance on the Discovery Channel.  He has been awarded the Institute for Ergonomics and Human Factors (IEHF) President’s Medal for the practical application of research, the Peter Vulcan prize for best research paper, and Heriot-Watt’s Graduate’s Prize for inspirational teaching.  Dr Walker has a BSc Honours degree in Psychology from the University of Southampton and a PhD in Human Factors from Brunel University. 

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Engineering
Institution/Company
Heriot-Watt University
Key words
Human Factors Engineering, Transport, Safety, Resilience

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