• Appointed by NordForsk in order to facilitate the best scientific progress and coherence of the Program of which the Project is a part, by providing regular and structured advice. Picture1
  • The Project Manager and the Co-operating Partners are obliged to give due consideration to any advice provided by the Scientific Advisory Board.

NordForsk appointed four internationally renowned societal security experts to serve as Scientific Advisory Board for NORDRESS.

They are:

Dr. Louise K. Comfort, Professor of Public and International Affairs and Director, Center for Disaster Management, University of Pittsburgh.

Dr. Bridget Hutter, Professor and Chair of Risk Regulation, London School of Economics and Political Science.

Dr. Tom Sorell, Professor of Politics and Philosophy, and Head of the Interdisciplinary Etics Research Group Department of Politics and International Studies, University of Warwick. 

Dr. Kathleen Tierney, Professor of Sociology and Director of the Natural Hazards Research and Applications Information Center at the University of Colorado at Boulder.