Dr Jennifer Skilling

Senior Lecturer



+44(0)131 6504863


1.083 Sanderson Building

Engineering Discipline: 

  • Chemical Engineering

Research Institute: 

  • Materials and Processes

Academic Qualifications: 

  • PhD Edinburgh 1988
  • BSc Hons Chemical Engineering Edinburgh 1984

Professional Qualifications and Memberships: 

  • AMIChemE


  • Process Safety 4
  • Batchwise ad Semibatch Processing 5
  • Coordination of Industrial Placement Projects

Research Interests: 

My research interests include the analysis and control of human factors in safety engineering, the development of quantitative measures of human reliability, hazard analysis methods in design and training methods for safety. Safety culture and differences in the expression of safety culture in different regions are a current interest.


  • My main teaching and research interest is Process Safety.