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Research interests

Human Factors


1999 - BSc (Hons) in Psychology from the University of Southampton

2002 - PhD in Human Factors from Brunel University.

2003 – Human Factors Consultant, Nickleby HFE Ltd.

2005- Research Fellow, Human Factors Integration Defence Technology Centre at Brunel University, London.

2007 – Awarded Ergonomics Society President’s Medal.

2008 - Senior Research Fellow, Human Factors Integration Defence Technology Centre (HFIDTC) at the University of Southampton.

2009 - Lecturer, Heriot-Watt University

2013 - Associate Professor, Heriot-Watt University

2014 - Royal Society of Edinburgh Young Academy of Scotland

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Research Output 2001 2018

System of systems
Civil engineering

Human Factors in Land Use Planning and Urban Design: Methods, Practical Guidance, and Applications

Stevens, N. J., Salmon, P. M., Walker, G. H. & Stanton, N. A. 2018 1 ed. CRC Press. 403 p. (Human Factors and Socio-technical Systems)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

land use planning
urban design
public space
open space

Studying expert behaviour in sociotechnical systems: hierarchical task analysis

Salmon, P., Stanton, N., Walker, G. H. & Read, G. 2018 Oxford Handbook of Expertise: Research and Application. Ward, P., Schraagen, J. M., Gore, J. & Roth, E. (eds.). Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Vehicle Feedback and Driver Situation Awareness

Walker, G. H., Stanton, N. A. & Salmon, P. M. 11 May 2018 CRC Press. 366 p. (Human Factors in Road and Rail)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Railroad cars
Human engineering

A practical review of energy saving technology for ageing populations

Walker, G. H., Taylor, A., Whittet, C., Lynn, C., Docherty, C., Stephen, B., Owens, E. H. & Galloway, S. Jul 2017 In : Applied Ergonomics. 62, p. 247-258 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Energy conservation
demographic aging

Activities 2018 2018

Press / Media

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Guy H. Walker


1 item of media coverage

Press / Media: Teaching