Maria Chiara Leva
Maria Chiara Leva is the co-chair of the technical committee on Human Reliability for the European Safety and Reliability Association, former chair of the Irish Ergonomics Society and co-chair of the scientific steering group for the first Symposium on Human Mental Workload (H-Workload).
In 2016 she was awarded by Enterprise Ireland and the National Digital Research Centre a Female founder competitive Start fund for her Campus Company Tosca Human Factors Solutions. The campus company was a spin out of one of the EU funded project Dr Leva led as a Principal Investigator. Dr Leva has more than 60 publications on Human Factors, Operational Risk Assessment and Safety Management in Science and Engineering Journals, she is a member of the editorial board for two of those journals. She is a Lecturer in Dublin Institute of Technology in the College of Environmental Health, she is also adjunct professor for Risk Assessment and Safety Management in Trinity College Dublin and an associated PI in the Science and Technology in Advanced Manufacturing research centre and in the Centre for Innovative Human systems both in Trinity College Dublin.