This page provides an overview of researchers involved at SEROS.
Centre Leader (temporary) Claudia Morsut
Claudia Morsut is a Centre Leader (temporary) and Post Doctoral candidate (on leave) at the University of Stavanger. She works with issues related to the EU's security policy, the EU's civil protection system and its Mechanism, crisis management at EU level (cooperation among Member States and between Member States and the EU's institutions).
Professor Eirik Bjorheim Abrahamsen
Eirik Bjorheim Abrahamsen is Professor at the University of Stavanger. His research interests include the development of new knowledge, principles and methods to improve risk management, especially addressing issues related to balancing the different concerns safety and economy.
Professor Frederic Emmanuel Bouder
Frederic Bouder, PhD, is Professor in Risk Management. He has developed extensive work on risk policy from a comparative perspective. His awareness of the role that new modes of governance and the media play in policy making has made risk communication a central pillar of his research. He has integrated cognitive insights from decision science into making risk policy more science-informed.
Professor Ole Andreas Engen
Ole Andreas Engen is a Professor at the University of Stavanger. His major research interests are connections between technology and risk from a social science point of view, and he is involved in several projects analysing different aspects of technological development, safety and risk.
Professor Kjell Hausken
Kjell Hausken is Professor of Economics and Societal Safety at the University of Stavanger.
Professor Ove Njå
Ove Njå is Professor of Risk Management and Societal Safety at the University of Stavanger. His research covers risk analysis, risk analysis methods, risk acceptance, risk management, emergency preparedness, emergency response performance and crisis management.
Professor Odd Einar Olsen
Odd Einar Olsen is a Professor of Crisis Management at the University of Stavanger.
Professor emeritus Preben Hempel Lindøe
Preben Hempel Lindøe is a Professor emeritus at the University of Stavanger.
Associate Professor Bjørn Ivar Kruke
Bjørn Ivar Kruke is an Associate Professor of Risk Management and Societal Safety at the University of Stavanger. His research and lecturing cover emergency preparedness and management, societal safety and accident investigation methodology.
Associate Professor Kenneth A. Pettersen
Kenneth A. Pettersen is an Associate Professor at the University of Stavanger.
Associate Professor Kristin Sørung Scharffscher
Kristin Sørung Scharffscher is an Associate Professor at the University of Stavanger.
Associate Professor Jon Tømmerås Selvik
Jon Tømmerås Selvik is an Associate Professor at the University of Stavanger.
Associate Professor Lillian Katarina Stene
Lillian Katarina Stene is an Associate Professor at the University of Stavanger.
SEROS - Centre for Risk Management and Societal Safety
Faculty of Science and Technology
University of Stavanger
The Kjølv Egeland building
University of Stavanger
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