Mick Lord, P.Phys.


Safeguards Accounting and Technology Division

Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission

Current research and/or projects

  • Director of Safeguards Accounting and Technology Division
  • Head of the Canadian Safeguards Support Program

Research and/or project statements

  • Managed the coming into effect of new updated nuclear material accounting requirements in Canada

Professional activities / interests

  • Nuclear safety
  • Atmospheric dispersion
  • Nuclear emergency management and response
  • Nuclear non-proliferation
  • Nuclear safeguards
  • International relations
  • Ionising radiation safety

Education and awards

Mick earned his Bachelor of Science in Physics from the University of New Brunswick in 1989. After completing research projects on neutronic interactions at UNB and AECL's NRU reactor in Chalk River, he studied at McGill University and received his Diploma in Meteorology in 1990.2005 - Excellence Award for outstanding contribution to the advancement of the CNSC's Strategic Objectives