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Stephen Cross

WMU Adjunct Professor
Ph.D. Marine Simulation Quantification, Nottingham Trent/Solent Southampton University
M.Sc. Nautical Sciences
Higher Education Pedagogics Degree


Master Foreign Going License



  • 10 years seagoing career in all nautical ranks
  • 11 years certified MET lecturer, simulator instructor, examiner.
  • 4 years lecturer of MET at World Maritime University.
  • 7 years senior advisor Kongsberg Maritime Simulation.
  • 10 years managing director of Maritime Institute Willem Barentsz.
  • Since 2 years  Director of Projects at MIWB involved in international relations, business development, project acquisition and management

Professional Affiliations:

  • (IMLA) International Maritime Lecturers Association
  • (INSLC) International Navigation Lecturers Conference
  • (IAMU) International Association of Maritime Universities
  • (Global MET) Association of MET Institutes Asia and Pacific
  • (NI) Nautical Institute
  • (RIN) Royal Institute of Navigation
  • (IMSF) International Marine Simulator Forum