KEY PEOPLE

Committed to the Cause

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DR SUSAN MICHAELIS

Head of Research

Dr. Susan Michaelis PhD, ATPL – Former Australian pilot with over 5000 hours flying experience.  She holds a PhD (2010) in ‘Safety Sciences’ from UNSW in Sydney entitled ‘Health and Flight Safety Implications From Exposure to Contaminated Air in Aircraft.‘ In 2016 she was awarded an MSc in air safety and accident investigation  from Cranfield University (UK) with a thesis addressing  the mechanisms  involving oil leakage into aircraft air supplies. She is a qualified air accident investigator and a visiting researcher  at the University of Stirling in the UK and an independent consultant in areas addressing safety and OHS in the workplace. She has an internationally renown track record in this field stretching back over 20 years.