Guest Speakers

Laura Maguire

Laura is a Research Engineer who studies human performance in high risk/high consequence work.

Her research interests lie in studying real work in the ‘natural laboratory’ of mountain environments to better understand the adaptation and resilience needed for working in conditions of uncertainty and change. 

She has a Master’s degree in Human Factors & Systems Safety and a PhD in Cognitive Systems Engineering from the Ohio State University and draws from 15 years of experience working in safety and risk management in industrial settings.