Dr. Douglas Griffin

Dr. Douglas Griffin

UNSW Canberra

As Chief Engineer for UNSW Canberra Space, Doug’s current professional responsibilities lie in the management of multi-disciplinary teams for the development of space missions and spacecraft systems. This role covers the entire scope of the development life-cycle; from the initial proposal, feasibility assessment and contract negotiation through to implementation and flight operations. Before taking the role in 2015, Doug also spent many years in the UK leading and managing space projects for RAL Space Systems Engineering Group. Due to his vast experience, Doug brings a unique and valuable big picture outlook to exquisite engineering.