law, mass communication, public administration Scholar in Residence May 2010 USA e-mail

Longstaff Patricia

Pat’s current research looks at the concept of resilience. She has studied it in a number of natural, human, and technical systems. She is currently working on community resilience and is a consultant on this subject for the US Department of Energy. During her month as a scholar in residence Pat was a keynote speaker at the ifz conference on Resilience and Unemployment (May 2010) and held a staff seminar on ethics and the media. She spent her study time reading about ethics and looked for connections to current public policy questions about media and resilience topics.