Academic and Teaching Staff

John McDermid OBE, MA (Cantab), PhD (Bham), FREng, CEng, CITP, FBCS, FIET, FSaRS, FRAeS, FHEA, MIoD
Academic Staff, Academic Staff, Professor

Interests

Safety-critical systems; safety engineering; safety of autonomy and robotics; impact of cyber security on safety; software engineering for high integrity systems.

Career

MoD research scientist. Five years in the software industry. Chair at York since 1987. Head of Department of Computer Science: 2006-2012 & 2016-2017.
https://pure.york.ac.uk/portal/en/researchers/john-alexander-mcdermid(d82f737d-e549-4ce6-bcef-adaf6332bade).html

Departmental and University Roles

  • University Research Theme Champion for Risk, Evidence and Decision-Making
  • Director, Lloyd’s Register Foundation Assuring Autonomy International Programm

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Contact details

Department of Computer Science
University of York
Deramore Lane
York
YO10 5GH

Phone: +44 (0)1904 325419

Office: RCH/224

E-mail:
Personal Homepage: http://www-users.cs.york.ac.uk/~jam/

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