Bernadette Hayman


Bernadette Hayman BSc(Hons), PhD (Microbiology)
OHS Consultant
990 55739
bernadette.hayman@monash.edu

Background:

Following the completion of my PhD, an opportunity presented itself at RMIT to manage the Biotechnology research lab and associated teaching facilities. I managed all aspects from purchasing to equipment servicing, staff and student inductions and local training as well as risk management of all activities. I then transitioned into a dual role of Safety & Senior Technical Manager in the Genetics Department at Melbourne University, where I had the opportunity to implement the components of the SafetyMap program across teaching and research activities within the department.

Qualifications:

Obtained:

BSc (Hons) Microbiology & Genetics
Certificate IV: Occupational Health & Safety
Certificate IV: Training and Assessment
Conduct an OHS Audit/Lead auditor course (SAI)
Graduate Diploma: Ergonomics, Safety & Health
PhD: Microbiology/Molecular Biology
Vic Health & Safety Representative 5-day OHS course  

Specialised Expertise:

  • Biosafety
  • Laboratory design
  • Transport of Dangerous Goods/Certified shipping
  • Ergonomics & Human Factors