The Risk & Resilience Program

The Risk & Resilience Program focuses on three thematic research areas:


Risk analysis and modeling

The Risk Analysis and Modeling research theme advances methods and tools for evaluating risks arising in socio-ecological systems and their management options.  More

Risk Management and Adaptation

This thematic research area focuses on developing policy-relevant methodological insight for informing risk management and adaptation strategies; the aim of which is to support the multi-scale integration of agendas on risk management, climate change adaptation and sustainable socio-economic development. More

Governance in Transition

The Governance in Transition research theme analyzes how governance structures shape decisions and subsequent outcomes by building on and contributing to research on decision-making processes, public acceptance, risk perception, cognitive biases, and cultural perspectives, as well as participatory governance design. More


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Last edited: 26 January 2017

CONTACT DETAILS

Joanne Linnerooth-Bayer

Acting Program Director

Risk and Resilience

YSSP Dean

Young Scientists Summer Program

T +43(0) 2236 807 308

Reinhard Mechler

Deputy Program Director

Risk and Resilience

T +43(0) 2236 807 313

Stefan Hochrainer-Stigler

Senior Research Scholar

Risk and Resilience

T +43(0) 2236 807 517

PUBLICATIONS

Cooper MW, Brown ME, Hochrainer-Stigler S, Pflug G ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-8215-3550, McCallum I, Fritz S, Silva J, & Zvoleff A (2019). Mapping the effects of drought on child stunting. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences: e201905228. DOI:10.1073/pnas.1905228116.

Campbell KA, Laurien F, Czajkowski J, Keating A, Hochrainer-Stigler S, & Montgomery M (2019). First insights from the Flood Resilience Measurement Tool: A large-scale community flood resilience analysis. International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction: e101257. DOI:10.1016/j.ijdrr.2019.101257. (In Press)

Liu W ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3646-3456 (2019). Operationalizing polycentricity for landscape resilience. Landscape Architecture Frontiers 7 (3): 8-11. DOI:10.15302/J-LAF-1-010002.

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