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Philip Davies

Maritime Centre

Faculty of Engineering and Technology


London Metropolitan University, United Kingdom, LLM (Distinction) Maritime Law
Open University, United Kingdom, BSc(Hons)


South Tyneside College, United Kingdom, HND Marine Electronic Engineering (Distinction)
South Tyneside College, United Kingdom, DoT ENEM Certificate of Competency
Riversdale College of Technology, United Kingdom, DoT Radar Maintenance Certificate of competency
Riversdale College of Technology, United Kingdom, Full Tech Cert - CGLI (Distinction)
Riversdale College of Technology, United Kingdom, MRGC Certificate of Competency

Academic appointments

Programme Leader, School of Engineering, Liverpool John Moores University, 2021 - present
Acting Director, Lairdside Maritime Centre, Liverpool John Moores University, 2003 - 2003
Short Courses Manager, Lairdside Maritime Centre, LJMU, 2000 - 2021

Postgraduate training

PG Certificate in Higher Education, United Kingdom, Liverpool John Moores University, ? - present

Journal article

Chen S-T, Wall A, Davies P, Yang Z, Wang J, Chou Y-H. 2013. A Human and Organisational Factors (HOFs) analysis method for marine casualties using HFACS-Maritime Accidents (HFACS-MA) SAFETY SCIENCE, 60 :105-114 DOI Author Url Publisher Url

Conference publication

Davies PB. The use of Computer Simulation in the training of Mariners for Extreme weather conditions 1st International Marine Weather Conference

External committees:

Human Element Advisory Group (HEAG), MCA, Member, 2016

UK Maritime Spectrum Strategy Group (MSSG), MCGA, Member, 2014

Technical Committee, Merchant Navy Training Board, Member, 2003

Executive, Association of Marine Electronics Radio Colleges, Vice Chairman, 2003

Membership of professional bodies:

Fellow, The Higher Education Accademy, 2008

Member, Royal Institution of Navigation, 2005

I.Eng, Institution of Engineering & Technology, 1985

Other Professional Activity:

DfT Assessor - PFSO. 2004

Examiner - AMERC. 2004

MCA - Assessor SSO/CSO. 2003