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Researcher: Paton, D (Professor Douglas Paton)

Fields of Research

Social psychology
Industrial and organisational psychology (incl. human factors)
Health psychology
Volcanology
Cognition
Applied and developmental psychology
Mental health services
Sensory processes, perception and performance
Criminology
Police administration, procedures and practice
Educational psychology
Preventative health care
Physical geography and environmental geoscience
Psychology of ageing
Public administration
Nursing
Behavioural neuroscience
Seismology and seismic exploration
Environmental management
Policy and administration
Machine learning
Health promotion
Other earth sciences
Demography
Social geography
Health and community services
Family and household studies
Natural hazards
Studies of Asian society
Vocational education and training curriculum and pedagogy
Anthropology
Social change
Organisational, interpersonal and intercultural communication
Other Indigenous studies
Human information interaction and retrieval
Anthropology of development
Environmental assessment and monitoring
Migration
Urban sociology and community studies
Sustainable agricultural development
Conservation and biodiversity
Environment policy

Research Objectives

Natural hazards
Expanding knowledge in human society
Environmental education and awareness
Behaviour and health
Mental health
Pacific Peoples community services
Law enforcement
Rehabilitation and correctional services
Occupational health
Expanding knowledge in psychology
Other culture and society
Expanding knowledge in the earth sciences
Other environmental management
Workplace safety
Management, resources and leadership
Evaluation of health and support services
Other education and training
Communication across languages and culture
Other health
Employment patterns and change
Expanding knowledge in philosophy and religious studies
Rural and remote area health
Mental health services
Clinical health
Children's services and childcare
Evaluation, allocation, and impacts of land use
Multicultural services
International aid and development
Other information and communication services
Health protection and disaster response
Understanding climate change
Climate change adaptation measures (excl. ecosystem)
Government and politics
Social impacts of climate change and variability
Expanding knowledge in the environmental sciences
Expanding knowledge in education
Health education and promotion
Terrestrial systems and management
Civics and citizenship
Families and family services
Teaching and curriculum
Climate variability (excl. social impacts)
Te whakatutukinga o te punaha hauora (Maori health system performance)
Injury prevention and control

Career Best Publications

Community preparedness for lava flows from Mauna Loa and Hualalai volcanoes, Kona, Hawai'i; Bulletin of Volcanology
Community resilience to volcanic hazard consequences; Natural Hazards
Community Sustainability and Natural Hazard Resilience: All-Hazard and Cross-Cultural Issues in Disaster Resilience; The International Journal of Environmental, Cultural, Economic & Social Sustainability
Disaster preparedness: a social-cognitive perspective; Disaster Prevention and Management
Hawaiian cultural influences on support for lava flow hazard mitigation measures during the January 1960 eruption of Kilauea volcano, Kapoho, Hawai'i; Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research
Impacts of the 1945 and 1995-1996 Ruapehu eruptions, New Zealand: An example of increasing societal vulnerability; Geological Society of America Bulletin
Natural warning signs of tsunamis: Human sensory experience and response to the 2004 great Sumatra earthquake and tsunami in Thailand; Earthquake Spectra
Predicting community earthquake preparedness: a cross-cultural comparison of Japan and New Zealand; Natural Hazards
Risk interpretation and action: a conceptual framework for responses to natural hazards; International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction
Risk perception and volcanic hazard mitigation: Individual and social perspectives; Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research
The impact of the 2004 tsunami on coastal Thai communities: assessing adaptive capacity; Disasters
The perception of volcanic risk in Kona communities from Mauna Loa and Hualalai volcanoes, Hawai'i; Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research
When good intentions turn bad: Promoting natural hazard preparedness; The Australian Journal of Emergency Management

Research Publications

A commentary on A.J.W. Taylor's 'The Spread of Antarctic and South Pacific Research Behind the 2002 Hunter Award'; New Zealand Journal of Psychology
A dimensão social dos incêndios florestais: Identificação de fatores que contribuem para uma gestão sustentada e integrada; A Diomensao Humana dos Incendios Florestais
A Dimensao Humana dos Incendios Florestais; Estrategias Criativas
A means-end chain theory analysis of hazard cognitions and preparedness
A model of household preparedness for earthquakes: how individuals make meaning of earthquake information and how this influences preparedness; Natural Hazards
A Study on Community Satisfaction with the Community Empowerment Project in post-Morakot Permanent Housing Communities
A theoretical framework for negotiating the path of emergency management multi-agency coordination; Applied Ergonomics: Human Factors in Technology and Society
Adaptive and Growth Outcomes Following Tsunami: The Experience of Thai Communities following the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami; Atlantic and Indian Oceans: New Oceanographic Research
An ecological risk management and capacity building model; Human Ecology
An Ecological Theory of Resilience and Adaptive Capacity in Emergency Services; Working in High Risk Environments: Developing Sustained Resilience
An evaluation of traumatic and organizational experiences on the psychological health of New Zealand police recruits; Work
Analysis of Canterbury Civil Defence and Emergency Management 2004 awareness and preparedness survey
Asking the big questions
Assessing emergency management training and exercises; Disaster Prevention and Management
At-risk householders' responses to potential and actual bushfire threat: An analysis of findings from seven Australian post-bushfire interview studies 2009–2014; International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction
Building disaster-resilient communities: the need for community-based programmes; New Zealand Local Government
Business Resilience in the Face of Crisis and Disaster; Working in High Risk Environments: Developing Sustained Resilience
Characterising the Resilient Officer: Individual Attributes at Point of Entry; Traumatology
Children's risk perceptions and preparedness: A hazard education assessment in four coastal communities in Washington, USA - tabulated results
Communicating likelihoods and probabilities in forecasts of volcanic eruptions; Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research
Community bushfire preparedness: what drives our decisions?
Community engagement and wildfire preparedness: The influence of community diversity; Wildfire and Community: Facilitating Preparedness and Resilience
Community preparedness for lava flows from Mauna Loa and Hualalai volcanoes, Kona, Hawai'i; Bulletin of Volcanology
Community Resilience in Christchurch: Adaptive responses and capacities during earthquake recovery
Community resilience to volcanic hazard consequences; Natural Hazards
Community resilience: Integrating individual, community and societal perspectives; The Phoenix of Natural Disasters: Community resilience
Community response to hazard effects: Promoting resilience and adjustment adoption; Australian Journal of Emergency Management
Community responses to communication campaigns for inlfuenza A (H1H1): a focus group study; Bmc Public Health
Community Sustainability and Natural Hazard Resilience: All-Hazard and Cross-Cultural Issues in Disaster Resilience; The International Journal of Environmental, Cultural, Economic & Social Sustainability
Community-led disaster risk management: A Māori response to Ōtautahi (Christchurch) earthquakes; Australasian Journal of Disaster and Trauma Studies
Conceptualizing Traumatic Stress in Police Officers: Preemployment, Critical Incident, and Organizational Influences; Traumatology
Conclusion: Applying learnings about resilience and coping across servic e organisations, communities and individuals; The Phoenix of Natural Disasters: Community resilience
Confronting an unfamiliar hazard: Tsunami preparedness in Tasmania; The Australian Journal of Emergency Management
Coping Capacity and Response Capability; Encyclopedia of Crisis Management
Coping with environmental degradation: Salination as a community stressor; Network
Critical Incident Stress Risk in Police Officers: Managing Resilience and Vulnerability; Traumatology
Critical Incidents
Critical incidents and police officer stress; Policing and Stress
Decision-making training in local government emergency management; International Journal of Emergency Services
Developing a comprehensive model of hazard preparedness: Lessons from the Christchurch earthquake; International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction
Developing a research framework for complex multi-team coordination in emergency management; International Journal of Emergency Management
Developing an effective tsunami warning system: lessons from the 1960 Chile earthquake tsunami for New Zealand coastal communities; Kotuitui: New Zealand Journal of Social Science Online
Developing disaster management capability: an assessment centre approach; Disaster Prevention and Management
Developing effective Lahar warning systems for Ruapehu; Journal of the NZ Planning Institute Planning Quarterly
Developing effective warning systems: Ongoing research at Ruapehu volcano, New Zealand; Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research
Developing Resilience in High Risk Professions: Integrating Person, Team and Organizational Factors; Storming the Global Business: Rise of the Asian Tigers
Developing warning and disaster response capacity in the tourism sector in coastal Washington, USA; Disaster Prevention and Management
Direct and vicarious experience of volcanic hazards: Implications for risk perception and adjustment adoption; Australian Journal of Emergency Management
Disaster preparedness advisory role
Disaster preparedness: a social-cognitive perspective; Disaster Prevention and Management
Disaster Recovery; Encyclopedia of Crisis Management
Disaster Resilience: An Integrated Approach; Charles C Thomas
Disaster resilience: Building capacity to co-exist with natural hazards and their consequences; Disaster Resilience: An Integrated Approach
Disaster Resilience: Exploring All Hazards and Cross-Cultural Perspectives; Community Disaster Recovery and Resiliency: Exploring Global Opportunities and Challenges
Disaster resilience: Integrating individual, community, institutional, and environmental perspectives; Disaster Resilience: An Integrated Approach
Disaster Resilient Communities: Developing and testing an all-hazards theory; Journal of Integrated Disaster Risk Management
Disaster response and recovery: Considering volunteers, displaced communities and cultural heritage; The Australasian Journal of Disaster and Trauma Studies
Disaster Response: Risk Factors in an International Context; Managing Traumatic Stress Risk: A Proactive Approach
Disaster response: Risk, vulnerability and resilience; Disaster Prevention and Management
Disaster-Ready Communities - Community Preparedness and BCM; Continuity: The Magazine of the Business Continuity Institute
Disasters and communities: Vulnerability, resilience and preparedness; Disaster Prevention and Management
Disasters in Medical Care Contexts: planning for resilience in incident command personnel and systems in hospitals; Disaster Management: Medical preparedness, response and Homeland Security
Earthquake preparedness: Modelling the process and identifying strategies; 6th New Zealand Natural Hazards Management Conference 2004
Emergency management training using assessment centres; 2003 Australian Disaster Conference
Emergency planning: Integrating community development, community resilience and hazard mitigation; Journal of the American Society of Professional Emergency Managers
Emergency Responders; Encyclopedia of Crisis Management
Enhancing Forest Fires Preparedness in Portugal: Integrating Community Engagement and Risk Management; Planet@Risk
Enhancing forest fires preparedness in Portugal: the relevance of integrating risk communication with community engagement and development; International Conference on Fire Behaviour and Risk
Enhancing scientific response in a crisis: evidence-based approaches from emergency management in New Zealand; Journal of Applied Volcanology
Environmental Resilience: Psychological Empowerment in High-Risk Professions; Promoting Capabilities to Manage Posttraumatic Stress - Perspectives on Resilience
Equitable and Empowering School Settings: Reducing the gap between advantage and disadvantage; 4th International Conference of Education, Research and Innovation
Evaluating disaster education: The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's TsunamiReady™ community program and risk awareness education efforts in New Hanover County, North Carolina; New Directions for Evaluation
Exploring Resilience: Learning from Christchurch communities; TEPHRA
Exploring the complexity of social and ecological resilience to hazards; Disaster Resilience: An Integrated Approach
Exploring the demands on nurses working in health care facilities during a large-scale natural disaster: often an invisible role within a highly visible event; Sage Open
Family vulnerability: The impact of prolonged separation; Who Gets PTSD? Issues of Posttraumatic Stress Vulnerability
Fighting the Flu: Developing Sustained Community Resilience and Preparedness; Health Promotion Practice
Fostering community bushfire preparedness through engagement and empowerment; The Australian Journal of Emergency Management
Funding shakes up hazards research
Future directions in Antarctic psychology research; Antarctic Science
Hawaiian cultural influences on support for lava flow hazard mitigation measures during the January 1960 eruption of Kilauea volcano, Kapoho, Hawai'i; Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research
Health and Medical Response Scenarios; Encyclopedia of Crisis Management
High Risk Environments, Sustained Resilience, and Stress Risk Management; Working in High Risk Environments: Developing Sustained Resilience
How people use earthquake information and its influence on household preparedness in New Zealand; Journal of Civil Engineering and Architecture
Identifying the characteristics of a disaster resilient society; Disaster Resilience: An Integrated Approach
Impacts of a Whakatane-type rhyolite eruption on modern day New Zealand
Impacts of the 1945 and 1995-1996 Ruapehu eruptions, New Zealand: An example of increasing societal vulnerability; Geological Society of America Bulletin
Improving community resilience in the Hawke's Bay: A review of resilience research, and current public education, communication and resilience strategies
Incident Management; Encyclopedia of Crisis Management
Increasing community potential to manage earthquake impacts: the role of social and cultural factors; Earthquakes: Triggers, environmental impacts and potential hazards
Individuals' response to natural hazard events; The 1855 Wairarapa Earthquake Symposium
Is Externality a Mediator of Experience-Behaviour and Information-Action Hypothesis in Disaster Preparedness?; Journal of Pacific Rim Psychology
Law Enforcement Response to Terrorism: The Role of the Resilient Police Organization; International Journal of Emergency Mental Health
Living on the Ring of Fire: Perspectives on Managing Natural Hazard Risk in Pacific Rim Countries; Journal of Pacific Rim Psychology
Living with Bushfire Risk: Social and environmental influences on preparedness; The Australian Journal of Emergency Management
Making sense of natural hazard mitigation: Personal, social and cultural influences; Environmental Hazards
Managerial perceptions of competition in knitwear producers; Journal of Managerial Psychology
Managing company risk and resilience through business continuity management; Disaster Resilience: An Integrated Approach
Managing critical incident stress risk: A proactive approach; ACISA Forum
Managing societal uncertainty in volcanic hazards: A multidisciplinary approach; Disaster Prevention and Management
Managing traumatic stress in complex emergencies: Demographic, organizational and cultural influences; The Australasian Journal of Disaster and Trauma Studies
Managing Traumatic Stress in Protective Services: Risk, Resilience, and Vulnerability; Managing Traumatic Stress Risk: A Proactive Approach
Managing Traumatic Stress Risk: A Proactive Approach; Charles C. Thomas
Managing tsunami risk in coastal communities: Identifying predictors of preparedness; Australian Journal of Emergency Management
Managing Tsunami Risk: Social Context Influences on Preparedness; Journal of Pacific Rim Psychology
Mapping social vulnerability to natural hazards using GIS; Planning Quarterly
Measuring Tsunami preparedness in coastal Washington, United States; Natural Hazards
Mental Models; Encyclopedia of Crisis Management
Mitigating volcanic hazard effects: Integrating psychological and geological perspectives; Psychomedia, Mental Health and Communication
Modelling Community Preparation for Natural Hazards: Understanding Hazard Cognitions; Journal of Pacific Rim Psychology
Modelling natural hazard preparedness: Evidence from earthquake and tsunami studies; Western Pacific Geophysics Meeting
Modelling Resiliency: Integrating Individual, Team and Organizational Factors; Enhancing Human Performance in Security: International and Law Enforcement Perspectives
Modelling societal resilience to pandemic hazards in Auckland
Modelling the Experience of Trauma in a White-Australian Sample; APS: Australian Psychological Society Annual Conference
Multi-agency community engagement during diaster recovery: Lessons from two New Zealand earthquake events; Disaster Prevention and Management
Natural Hazard Resilience: The Role of Individual and Household Preparedness; Disaster Resilience: An Integrated Approach
Natural warning signs of tsunamis: Human sensory experience and response to the 2004 great Sumatra earthquake and tsunami in Thailand; Earthquake Spectra
Nurturing community wildfire preparedness from the ground up: Evaluating a community engagement initiative; Wildfire and Community: Facilitating Preparedness and Resilience
Personal and organizational predictors of posttraumatic adaption and growth in police officers; Australasian Journal of Disaster and Trauma Studies
Policing in the context of terrorism: Managing traumatic stress risk; Traumatology
Policing in Uncertain Times: Developing Resilience in Agencies and Officers; Enhancing Human Performance in Security: International and Law Enforcement Perspectives
Positive adaptation to disaster and traumatic consequences: Resilience and readiness; The Australasian Journal of Disaster and Trauma Studies
Post-event support for disaster workers: Integrating recovery resources and the recovery environment; Disaster Prevention and Management
Posttraumatic growth in disaster and emergency work; Handbook of Posttraumatic Growth
Posttraumatic growth in protective services professionals: Individual, cognitive and organizational influences; Traumatology
Posttraumatic Psychological Stress: Individual, Group, and Organizational Perspectives on Resilience and Growth; Promoting Capabilities to Manage Posttraumatic Stress - Perspectives on Resilience
Posttraumatic stress intervention: Challenges, issues and perspectives; Posttraumatic Stress Intervention: Challenges, Issues and Perspectives
Posttraumatic stress intervention: Challenges, issues and perspectives; Charles C. Thomas
Potential social and psychological consequences of the Rena incident: lessons from an international perspective; The New Zealand Medical Journal
Predicting community earthquake preparedness: a cross-cultural comparison of Japan and New Zealand; Natural Hazards
Predicting Police Officer Job Satisfaction: Traditional versus Contemporary Models of Trauma in Occupational Experience; Traumatology
Predicting positive and negative change in expeditioners at 2-months and 12-months post Antarctic employment; The Polar Journal
Predictors of Intention to Prepare for Volcanic Risks in Mt Merapi, Indonesia; Journal of Pacific Rim Psychology
Predictors of south-eastern Australian householders’ strengths of intentions to self-evacuate if a wildfire threatens: two theoretical models; International Journal of Wildland Fire
Preparing for a responding to adverse events: Perspectives on natural and political hazards; The Australasian Journal of Disaster and Trauma Studies
Preparing for Bushfires: The public education challenges facing fire agencies; Community Bushfire Safety
Preparing for bushfires: understanding intentions; Disaster Prevention and Management
Preparing for Disaster: Building household and community capacity; Charles C Thomas Publisher, Ltd
Preparing for disaster: Integrating risk, resilience and vulnerability perspectives; Emergency Management Conference
Preparing for natural hazards: normative and attitudinal influences; Disaster Prevention and Management
Preparing for natural hazards: The role of community trust; Disaster Prevention and Management
Prevenção dos incêndios florestais: Facilitar o envolvimento da comunidade; A Diomensao Humana dos Incendios Florestais
Proactive response to contemporary hazards: Perspectives from military peacekeeping, humanitarian aid and emergency management contexts; The Australasian Journal of Disaster and Trauma Studies
Promoting Capabilities to Manage Posttraumatic Stress - Perspectives on Resilience; Charles C Thomas Publisher Ltd
Promoting Child and Family Resilience to Disasters: Effects, Interventions, and Prevention Effectiveness; Children, Youth and Environments
Promoting community bushfire preparedness
Proximity to the Post 9/11 Terrorist Attack and Suicide Ideation in Police Officers; Traumatology
Psychological differences between south-eastern Australian householders' who intend to leave if threatened by a wildfire and those who intend to stay and defend; International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction
Psychosocial Recovery from Disasters: A Framework Informed by Evidence; New Zealand Journal of Psychology
Psychosocial support in community and educational contexts; Australasian Journal of Disaster and Trauma Studies
Recovery and Development: Perspectives from New Zealand and Australia; Disaster and Development: Examining Global Issues and Cases
Recovery issues resulting from a long-duration rhyolite eruption on present day New Zealand; NZ Recovery Symposium
Resilience and Growth in High-Risk Professions: Reflections and Future Directions; Promoting Capabilities to Manage Posttraumatic Stress - Perspectives on Resilience
Resilience in emergency management: Managing the flood; Disaster Resilience: An Integrated Approach
Resilience, adaptive capacity and posttraumatic growth in Thai communities following the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami; The Phoenix of Natural Disasters: Community resilience
Responding to disaster: Questioning assumptions and building capacity; Australasian Journal of Disaster and Trauma Studies
Responding to disaster: Questioning assumptions and building capacity; The Australasian Journal of Disaster and Trauma Studies
Responding to emergencies and disasters: Promoting resilience in emergency managers; Journal of the American Society of Professional Emergency Managers
Response to landslide dam failure emergencies: Issues resulting from the October 1999 Mount Adams landslide and dam-break flood in the Poerua River, Westland, New Zealand; Natural Hazards Review
Rising from the Ashes: Empowering the Phoenix; The Phoenix of Natural Disasters: Community resilience
Risk and Resilience in Turbulent Times: Recent insights into managing hazard effects and traumatic stress; Australasian Journal of Disaster and Trauma Studies
Risk communication and natural hazard mitigation: How trust influences its effectiveness; International Journal of Global Environmental Issues
Risk factors in emergency responders; Managing Traumatic Stress Risk: A Proactive Approach
Risk interpretation and action: a conceptual framework for responses to natural hazards; International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction
Risk perception and volcanic hazard mitigation: Individual and social perspectives; Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research
Role Clarity, Swift Trust and Multi-Agency Coordination; Journal of Contingencies and Crisis Management
Salient beliefs about earthquake hazards and household preparedness; Risk Analysis
Self-esteem and sense of mastery influencing disaster preparedness behaviour; Australasian Journal of Disaster and Trauma Studies
Social and economic consequences of historic caldera unrest at the Taupo volcano, New Zealand and implications for managing future episodes of unrest; Bulletin of the New Zealand Society for Earthquake Engineering
Societal Influences on Earthquake Information Meaning-Making and Household Preparedness; International Journal of Mass Emergencies and Disasters
Staying Cool Under Pressure: Resilience in Antarctic Expeditioners; Working in High Risk Environments: Developing Sustained Resilience
Stress in disaster response: a risk management approach; Disaster Prevention and Management
Stress risk in emergency response: Promoting resilience and adaptation; 5th Australian Industrial and Organisational Psychology Conference
Stress Shield: A Model of Police Resiliency; International Journal of Emergency Mental Health
Student perceptions of hazards at four schools near Mount Rainier, Washington, USA; Journal of the American Society of Professional Emergency Managers
Team Resilience; Promoting Capabilities to Manage Posttraumatic Stress - Perspectives on Resilience
Terrorism Stress Risk Assessment and Management; Psychology of Terrorism
The communication of uncertain scientific advice during natural hazard events; New Zealand Journal of Psychology
The Family: Resilience Resource and Resilience Needs; Promoting Capabilities to Manage Posttraumatic Stress - Perspectives on Resilience
The impact of the 2004 tsunami on coastal Thai communities: assessing adaptive capacity; Disasters
The Long Cold Night: Comparing Expeditioner and Partner Experiences during Antarctic Absences; APS: Australian Psychological Society Annual Conference
The perception of volcanic risk in Kona communities from Mauna Loa and Hualalai volcanoes, Hawai'i; Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research
The Phoenix of Natural Disasters: Community resilience; Nova Science Publishers Inc
The Ruapehu lahar emergency response plan development process: An analysis; Australasian Journal of Disaster and Trauma Studies
The social dimensions of forest fire: Community contributions to sustainable, integrated wildfire risk management in Portugal; Wildfire and Community: Facilitating Preparedness and Resilience
The use of emergency operations centres in local government emergency management; International Journal of Emergency Management
Towards a culturally appropriate mental health system: Sudanese-Australians' experiences with trauma; Journal of Pacific Rim Psychology
Training; Encyclopedia of Crisis Management
Training for Resilience; Promoting Capabilities to Manage Posttraumatic Stress - Perspectives on Resilience
Traumatic Stress in Police Officers; Charles C Thomas
Traumatic stress in protective services professions: Integrating vulnerability, risk and community perspectives; Who Gets PTSD? Issues of Posttraumatic Stress Vulnerability
Traumatic stress vulnerability in police officers: Event, personal and organizational influences; Who Gets PTSD? Issues of Posttraumatic Stress Vulnerability
Traumatic Stress: Perspectives on Managing Risk; Managing Traumatic Stress Risk: A Proactive Approach
Tsunami Preparedness in Coastal Washington State; The Journal of the American Society of Professional Emergency Planners
Tsunami Warnings: Understanding in Hawai'i; Natural Hazards
Uncertainty and decision making: Volcanic crisis scenarios; International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction
Understanding preparedness for natural hazards: a cross cultural comparison; Journal of Integrated Disaster Risk Management
Understanding the Context: The value of community engagement in bushfire risk communication and education. Observations following the East Coast Tasmania bushfires of December 2006; Australasian Journal of Disaster and Trauma Studies
Volcanic hazard risk perceptions in New Zealand; Tephra
Volcanic hazards: Risk perception and preparedness; New Zealand Journal of Psychology
Vulnerability to traumatic stress: Personal, organizational, and contextual influences; Who Gets PTSD? Issues of Posttraumatic Stress Vulnerability
Vulnerability to Work-Related Posttraumatic Stress: Family and Organizational Influences; Dying for the Job: Police Work Exposure and Health
Well-being in protective services personnel: Organisational influences; The Australasian Journal of Disaster and Trauma Studies
What Makes a Happy Cop? Longitudinal Predictors of Police Officer Well-being; APS: Australian Psychological Society Annual Conference
When good intentions turn bad: Promoting natural hazard preparedness; The Australian Journal of Emergency Management
When good intentions turn bad: Promoting disaster preparedness; 2003 Australian Disaster Conference
Who Gets PTSD? Issues of Posttraumatic Stress Vulnerability; Charles C Thomas
Wildfire and Community: Facilitating preparedness and resilience; Charles C Thomas
Wildfire preparedness and resilience in community contexts: Issues and perspectives; Wildfire and Community: Facilitating preparedness and resilience
Wildfire risk management: Building on lessons learned; Wildfire and Community: Facilitating preparedness and Resilience
Work Attitudes and Values; Organisational Psychology in Australia and New Zealand
Work-related traumatic stress: Risk, vulnerability and resilience; Posttraumatic Stress Intervention: Challenges, Issues and Perspectives

Research Projects

Community understanding of the tsunami risk and warnings systems in Australian communities; Bushfire and Natural Hazard CRC (BNHCRC)
CRC Bushfire - Developmental Perspective on Bushfire Risk Communication and Warning Effectiveness - Briony Towers; CRC for Bushfire Research (CRCB)
CRC Bushfire Scholarship for Tim Prior; CRC for Bushfire Research (CRCB)
CRC Bushfire Scholarship-Project support for Tim Prior; CRC for Bushfire Research (CRCB)
Demographic Consequences of Asian Disasters: Family Dynamics, Social Capital and Migration Patterns; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Dynamics of an Effective Risk Communication Campaign for Influenza A (H1N1); Health Research Council (HRC)
Effective Risk Communication - Post Doctoral Research; CRC for Bushfire Research (CRCB)
Effective Risk Communication - Warnings; CRC for Bushfire Research (CRCB)
Evaluating Public Education Programs; CRC for Bushfire Research (CRCB)
Expeditioner and Family Reintegration: Comparing Air-based and Ship-based Personnel Movement; Australian Antarctic Division (AAD)
Exploration of Community Preparedness for Fire in the Home - Support for a Scholarship; Metropolitan Fire & Emergency Services Board (MFB)
Factors Affecting Behavioural Response to Natural Warning Signs of Tsunami: the Case Study of the December 26, 2004 Earthquake; National Science Foundation (NSF)
Hazards and Society; Institute of Geological and Nuclear Sciences Ltd (IGNS)
How Do People, Agency, Media and Other Stakeholders Construct Risk and Uncertainty Before/During Bushfire Events? Scholarship for Brenda Mackie; CRC for Bushfire Research (CRCB)
Modelling Community Resilience: A Multi-level Approach to Assessment and Capacity Building; Emergency Management Australia (EMA)
Organising for Effective Incident Management; CRC for Bushfire Research (CRCB)
Preparing for the Worst: Bush Fire Preparedness in Urban Environments; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Scholarship - Laura Kelly; CRC for Bushfire Research (CRCB)
The Social Dimension of Forest Fires - Contribution to a Sustainable, Integrated Management; Fundacao para a Ciencia e a Tecnologia (FCT)

Research Candidate Supervision

A Comparison of Nonsuicidal Self-Injury in Individuals with and without Borderline Personality Disorder
A model of Community Resilience - Intergrating Individual, Community and Socity
Adjusting to Life "On the Beat"- A Longitudinal Examination of Adaptation to the Police Profession
An Exploration of Resilience on Partners' Responses to their Loved One's Life Threatening Illness
An Investigation into Stress-induced Analgesia and Pain During Non-Suicidal Self-Injury
An Investigation into the Nature of Gratitude and Appreciation
Application of machine learning to the prediction of organisational resilience
Breaking the Ice- Developing a Model of Expeditioner and Partner Adaptation to Antarctic Employment
Challenges and Changes in Psychologist Development Experience- Links to Extant Literature
Children's Knowledge of Vulnerability and Resilience to Bushfires
Community-led recovery and the community-government interface- experiences from the 2013 Tasmanian bushfire recovery
Conflict Engagement- Application for Early Intervention.
Creating a resilient Nursing Workforce to the Effects of Large Scale Natural Disasters within Healthcare Facilities within the South Pacific
Emergency Incident Management Team (IMT) Training Review
Emotional Disclosure Through Writing and Drawing- A Controlled Trial on Emotion Regulation, Coping, and Subjective Well-being Outcomes
Exploring Parental Influences on Childhood Anxiety and Self-Efficacy
For Poorer- How Men Experience, Understand and Respond to Problematic Aspects of a Partner's Gambling
Fostering Independence and Normative Behaviours Through Considered Environments; Autism Spectrum Disorder in the Public Domain
Householder Bushfire Preparation- Decision-making and the Implications for Rick Communication
How Are After Action Reviews Used As A Learning Tool?
Improving how Regional and State Level Emergency Management Teams Work Together to Develop their Common Operating Picture during Large Scale Emergency Events
Modelling Community Preparation for Natural Hazards- Understanding Hazard Cognitions
Natural Disasters and Social Media- Development of An Evidenced-Based Approach To Community Engagement Through Social Media
Promoting Community Bushfire Preparedness- Bridging the Theory - Practice Divide
Promoting Resilience in School Students Through Empowerment- An Ecological Approach
Psychological factors associated with risk perception & preparedness for environmental hazards and disasters.
Psychological Preparedness for Bushfires- Social Context and Resource Theories
Reintegration of Antarctic Personnel Following Extended Expeditions.
Resilience Determinants in Women Exposed to Various Degrees of Intimate Partner Violence
The Influence of Distal and Proximate Culture on the Experience of Life Crises- Australian and African Perspectives
The Leadership Question
The role of individual and collective affect in fire incident management
Towards an Affective Neuroscience of Architecture- The HEdonic Impact of Sustainable Building Environments on Occcupant Well-Being
Victims of Crime- The Experience of Criminal Justice Activities
Wellbeing Processes in Communities and Organizations- What Works?
Where to From Here? A Longitudinal Study of Processes and Outcomes, Following Trauma.
Wildfire, Resilience and Recovery in West Melton, New Zealand