Joelle Mitchell is an Organisational Psychologist and human factors specialist, and currently works with NOPSEMA as their Technical Officer – Human Factors.
So what does that mean? Joelle takes academic research findings from the fields of psychology and human factors, and translates them into the language and tools used by the offshore petroleum industry. She applies the principles of evidence-based practice to drive improvement in safety outcomes within NOPSEMA’s compliance and improvement activities. She is a regular speaker at industry events and has authored a number of NOPSEMA papers and reports on a range of human factors topics. Joelle is a Fellow of the Australian Psychological Society College of Organisational Psychologists. Her qualifications include a BSc(Honours) and a Master of Applied Psychology.