Academics with expertise in Disaster management

Lee Miles

Professor Lee Miles

Professor of Crisis & Disaster Management

Areas of expertise

Lee researches the relationship between innovation and resilience in crisis and disaster management. He is particularly interested in the impact of entrepreneurship in international crisis and disaster management, with specific emphasis on developing concepts of ‘entrepreneurial resilience’. He is also involved in several projects examining the role of communication strategies, gaming and simulations in crisis… Read more »

Richard Gordon

Richard Gordon MBE

Director of Disaster Management Centre

Areas of expertise

Richard has provided disaster management consultancy, project management and training to government ministries, national security forces, media, industry, emergency services and nongovernmental organisations. He has designed, coordinated and delivered disaster management projects in across the globe and regularly provides disaster management training for international governments and organisations. Richard has commented on natural disasters, including the… Read more »