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Dr. Joan Cahill

Research Fellow (Psychology)
ARAS AN PHIARSAIGH


Joan has worked as a Senior Researcher and Principal Investigator with the Centre for Innovative Human Systems (CIHS, formerly APRG) since 2005. Joan's current project include: (1) Intelligent Work (Enterprise Ireland, IPP), (2) Pilot Lived Experience (Enterprise Ireland, Commercialization Fund), (3) European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), Wellbeing Hub, (4), Wellbeing & Lived Experience Project & (5) The Human Factors & Ethics Canvas (HFEC). Past projects include: (6) PPE Safe (SFI, COVID Rapid Response Fund), (7) Personal Electronic Records of Medications (PERM) PERM: A Rapid Realist Review (Meath Foundation), (8) Household medication practices & safety during Covid-19 (HRB), (9) Flight Safety Foundation Wellbeing Guide, (10) Smart Mobility Initiative for Lower Emissions (SMILE) (SFI), (11) Assisted Living (Industry funding: Oneview Healthcare), (12) Assisted Driving (SFI & Industry Funding/Mazda), (13) New Technology to Enhance Patient Experience and Staff Professionalism in Oncology Pathways (Industry funding: Oneview Healthcare & NHS), (14) Surgical Safety Checklist, (15) Surface Obstacle Collision Avoidance Incident Analysis (Industry funding: Boeing), (16) APIMOD Project (FP7, European Commission), (17) Alicia Project (FP7, European Commission), (18) Wing Watch Project (Enterprise Ireland) & (19) HILAS Project (FP6, European Commission). Before joining TCD, Joan worked for seven years in the area of Human Computer Interaction (HCI) and Information Design, with a range of software companies and HCI consultancies. After finishing a FAS course in Web Design and Development in 1998, Joan worked as an Information Architect/Usability Engineer for ebeon. Between 2000 and 2002, Joan worked as a Usability Engineer/HCI Consultant for Frontend Ltd. Joan also worked as the HCI Manager for Aircraft Management Technologies (AMT), between 2002 and 2004. During the time, Joan led the HCI re-design of AMT's electronic flight bag (EFB) product - Flightman.
  Accidents   Aeronautics   Aerospace Technology   Ageing   Air Transport Technology   Air Transportation   Applied information systems   Applied Psychology   Automation   Aviation Technology   Behaviour Change   Business Organisation and Processes   Contemporary mental healthcare   Decision support tools   Design Engineering   Digital Ethics   Distributed systems   ELECTRONIC HEALTHCARE RECORD   Engineering Psychology   Ergonomics   Evaluating health care interventions   Flight Control   HEALTH CARE   Human computer interactions   Human Factors   Human Factors in Engineering   Human-Computer Interaction   Identity   Imaging and Computer Vision   Industrial Psychology   Industrial Systems Engineering   Information Design   Information management   Information systems development   Information Theory   Intelligent agents   Knowledge and data engineering   Knowledge Management   MENTAL-HEALTH-CARE   Multimedia   Nonverbal Communication   Operations management   Organisation design, development, theory, behaviour   Organizational Theory and Behavior   Phenomenology   Safety   Software Engineering   Systems analysis and models development   Systems Engineering   Transport psychology and safety   Transportation   Transportation Engineering   Wellbeing   Work Related Stress
 Intelligent Work
 Lived Experience & Wellbeing Project
 Pilot Lived Experience Project
 EASA Wellbeing Hub
 PPE Safe Project

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Details Date From Date To
Member of ACM SIGCHI 2003 2019
Safety in Health Systems Special Interest Group 2016 2019
Irish Human Factors & Ergonomics Society September 2019
Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS), UK: Vice Chair of Wellbeing Group March 2020
Committee Member of Irish Human Factors & Ergonomics Society January 2021
Committe Member of European Aviation Safety Authority (EASA) Wellbeing Working Group March 2020
Cahill J., Howard V., Huang Y., Ye J., Ralph S., Dillon A. (2021). , Addressing Human Factors and Ethics in the Design of 'Future Work' and Intelligent Systems for Use in Financial Services - Person Centered Operations, Intelligent Work & the Triple Bottom Line. , Lecture Notes in Computer Science, HCI INTERNATIONAL 2021, Online/Virtual, 24-29 July 2021, edited by Duffy V.G. ( , 12777, Springer, 2021, pp3 - 13, Notes: [https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-77817-0_1], Conference Paper, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI
Cahill J., Howard V., Huang Y., Ye J., Ralph S., Dillon A, Intelligent Work: Person Centered Operations, Worker Wellness and the Triple Bottom Line, Communications in Computer and Information Science, HCI INTERNATIONAL 2021, Online/Virtual, 24-29 July 2021, edited by Stephanidis C., Antona M., Ntoa S. , 1421, Springer, 2021, pp307 - 314, Notes: [https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-78645-8_38], Conference Paper, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI
Cahill, J., Cullen P, Anwer S, Wilson, S & Gaynor K. , Pilot Work Related Stress (WRS), Effects on Wellbeing (Including Mental Health) & Coping Methods, The International Journal of Aerospace Psychology, 2021, Notes: [DOI: 10.1080/24721840.2020.1858714 https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/24721840.2020.1858714?scroll=top&needAccess=true. ], Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI  URL
Cahill J, Kay A, Howard V., Mulcahy B, Forde, M., George S., Ziampra , E, Nolan, R. Fitzpatrick, F, & Lacey, G., Harte, R., O'Reilly, F.(ed.), International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care., The Human Factors and Ergonomics Society International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care, Virtual/Online, 10, (1), April 12 to 16, 2021, Sage, 2021, pp. 157-164 p, Notes: [Mindful Hand Hygiene and Self-guided Training Using a Mobile Phone App. doi:10.1177/2327857921101264], Proceedings of a Conference, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI  URL
Cahill, J, Cullen, P, Anwer S, & Gaynor K. , The Impact of the COVID 19 Pandemic on Aviation Workers & The Aviation System. , Aviation MX Human Factors Quarterly Newsletter, Volume 8, (Issue 4), 2021, p12 - 16, Notes: [https://www.faa.gov/about/initiatives/maintenance_hf/fatigue/publications/], Review Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text
Ambient assisted living and ethical issues pertaining to patient and care monitoring in, editor(s)Sean M. Eckstein , Elderly Care: Current Issues and Challenges, New York, Nova Publishers, 2020, pp1 - 45, [Cahill, J. McLoughlin, S., O Neil, N. & Wetheral, S. ], Notes: [https://novapublishers.com/shop/elderly-care-current-issues-and-challenges/ https://doi.org/10.52305/ATUP8209], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  URL  Other
Advancing a 'Human Factors & Ethics Canvas' for New Driver Assistance Technologies Targeted at Older Adults in, editor(s)Duffy V. (eds) , Digital Human Modeling and Applications in Health, Safety, Ergonomics and Risk Management. Posture, Motion and Health. HCII 2020. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 12198, Springer, Cham, 2020, pp503-520 , [Cahill, J., Cromie, S., Crowley, K, Kay, A., Gormley M, Kenny, E., Hermman, S, Doyle, C, Hever, A and Ross, R. ], Notes: [DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-49904-4_37], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI
Embedding Ethics in Human Factors Design and Evaluation Methodologies in, editor(s)Duffy V. (eds) , Digital Human Modeling and Applications in Health, Safety, Ergonomics and Risk Management. Human Communication, Organization and Work. HCII 2020. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 12199, Springer, Cham, 2020, pppp 217-227 , [Cahill J], Notes: [DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-49907-5_15], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI
Driver Persistence, Safety and Older Adult Self-efficacy: Addressing Driving Challenges Using Innovative Multimodal Communication Concepts in, editor(s)Kalra J., Lightner N. (eds) , Advances in Human Factors and Ergonomics in Healthcare and Medical Devices. AHFE 2020. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, Springer, Cham, 2020, pp313 - 319, [Cahill J., Cromie, S., Crowley, K, Kay, A., Gormley M, Kenny, E., Hermman, S, Doyle, C, Hever, A and Ross, R], Notes: [https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-50838-8_43. ], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  URL
Ethical Issues in the New Digital Era: The Case of Assisting Driving in, Ethics, Laws, and Policies for Privacy, Security, and Liability, London, UK, Intechopen, 2020, pp1 - 30, [Cahill, J., Cromie, S., Crowley, K, Kay, A., Gormley M, Kenny, E., Hermman, S, Doyle, C, Hever, A and Ross, R ], Notes: [DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.88371. https://www.intechopen.com/online-first/ethical-issues-in-the-new-digital-era-the-case-of-assisting-driving], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI  URL
  

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Joan Cahill, Yufei Huang & Zarion , Designing the Workplace of the Future (Video), 2021, Notes: [https://vimeo.com/519008358], Oral Presentation, PUBLISHED
Cahill, J & Cullen, P, Wellbeing-I vs Wellbeing-II - Stress Coping & Resilience. , European Association for Aviation Psychologists (EAAP), 34th Annual Conference (Virtual Presentation/Event)., Online, September 30, 2020, 2021, Oral Presentation, PUBLISHED
Cahill, J, Kay., A & Howard, V., MIndful Hand Hygiene, 2021, Notes: [https://www.tcd.ie/cihs/assets/images/projects/mindful-hand-hygiene/pdfs/gel-poster.pdf], Poster, PUBLISHED
Huang Y, & Cahill, J, Towards-a-law-of-robotics-in-the-workplace, The Council on Business & Society, 2021, Notes: [https://councilcommunity.org/2021/03/09/ai-employee-performance-wellness-towards-a-law-of-robotics-in-the-workplace/], Review Article, PUBLISHED
Cahill, J, Cullen P, Anwer S, & Gaynor R. , Impact of COVID 19 Pandemic on Aviation Workers & The Aviation System, 2021, Notes: [https://www.tcd.ie/cihs/assets/pdf/projects/covid-whitepaper.pdf], Working Paper, PUBLISHED
Cahill, J., The Case for Change & An Ethical Approach to Wellbeing Management in Aviation: Wellbeing II and Advancing an Integrated Health & Safety Culture, 2021, Working Paper, PUBLISHED
Joan Cahill, The Case for Change & An Ethical Approach to Wellbeing Management in Aviation: Wellbeing II and Advancing an Integrated Health & Safety Culture, 2021, Working Paper, PUBLISHED
Joan Cahill, Wellbeing Culture Indicators, 2021, Working Paper, PUBLISHED
Nelson, H., Kremer, P., Anthony, T., Atherton, M., Cahill, J., Cullen, P., Drozdowski, S., Franklin, J., Gillen, M., Talacchia, M., Steinhardt, G., Vernay, A & Whittingham, D. . , 'An Aviation Professional's Guide to Wellbeing. ', Online, Flight Safety Foundation, 2020, -, Protocol or guideline, PUBLISHED
Joan Cahill, Adaptive Automation: Diversity, Wellbeing, Uncertainty & The Triple Bottom Line. , Women In Tech Series, Online, May 5 2020, 2020, Oral Presentation, PUBLISHED

  

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Award Date
Winner of 2019 Societal Impact Award, TCD 2019
Nominated for 2019 One to Watch Award, TCD 2019
Nominated for 2018 Societal Impact Award, TCD 2018
Joan's overall research interests include: Human Factors, Cognitive Ergonomics/Human Computer Interaction, Information Design, Ethics, Phenomenology, Organisational Psychology, Aviation Psychology, Health Informatics & Workplace Wellness. Specific research interests include: behaviour change, successful ageing, wellbeing, wellbeing in work, patient experience, patient safety, work analysis, intelligent work, adaptive automation, ethical A/IS, teamwork and professionalism, performance monitoring/management, work related stress, stress coping, mental health, safety/risk management, human error/reliability, performance management, incorporating psychological concepts in the design of new technology, designing technology to support social processes, cyber-psychology & philosophy of technology.