Disaster Management


An area of development for the ITRU is disaster recovery. An interdisciplinary team including Chris Webb, Dr. Grant Gillon and Mieke Couling (Division of Emergency Management) and Paul Davey (Head of School, Paramedic and Emergency Management) are collaborating with the Ministry of Civil Defence and Emergency Management and other important stakeholders to identify New Zealand research needs for community recovery following natural disasters.

Emergency Management Projects
Two key New Zealand developments that involve AUT, in conjunction with Massey University and University of Canterbury.