Experts at UD

Joanne Nigg

Disaster Research Center

Phone: (302) 831-0190

Email: nigg@udel.edu

Office: 166B Graham Hall

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

Curriculum Vitae:
http://www.udel.edu/DRC/aboutus/bios/Vitae/Nigg.pdf

Web Site:
http://www.udel.edu/DRC/aboutus/bios/Nigg.html

Title:
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)

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