Roy has been involved in aviation for over 25 years, flying in the UK, Europe and Australia. He joined UNSW in 2013 taking up the position of Theory Instructor, specialising in Meteorology, Aerodynamics and Aircraft Systems. He teaches systems in our Jet based trainer and Dash 8 Q400 systems trainer. He has a very practical approach to his ATPL theory training having developed many animations and working models to assist his students in understanding some of the complexities of the modern jet transport aircraft. Roy Kelly was the winner of the 2016 UNSW Staff Excellence Award for Excellence in Professional Services for his innovation in delivery of aviation theory. Students think very highly of Roy and appreciate his passion, enthusiasm, energy, innovation in teaching and his ability to explain concepts in multiple different ways to ensure that all students fully understand the required theory.