Experts at UD

Joanne Nigg

Disaster Research Center

Phone: (302) 831-0190


Office: 166B Graham Hall

Journalists: Andrea Boyle Tippett (UD Media Relations) can assist with interview requests for this expert. 302-831-1421,

Curriculum Vitae:

Web Site:

Director, Disaster Research Center

In The News:
Snowstorm or 'Snowpocalypse'? D.C. abuzz as weather hits (ABC News)
Q&A: U.S. Evacuation Plans, Post-Katrina (NPR)
Disasters giving Americans 'compassion fatigue' (Scripps Howard News Service)

collective behavior, disaster, earthquake, hurricane, natural disasters, public health emergencies, sociology, terrorism