Yung-Fang Chen

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    disaster management, emergency planning, training exercising for emergency response, disaster risk education

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    Dr Yung-Fang Chen is Senior Lecturer in Disaster Management and Emergency Planning at Coventry University. The focus of her research is on the risk communication and methodology of planning and evaluating emergency/crisis response training and exercises. Her current projects include tasks for post disaster assistance, in particular, community resilience, reconstruction and social vulnerability. She is also interested in disaster risk reduction education pedagogy. Other research interests include e-learning pedagogy, risk assessment and management.  She has been involved in a few community resilience building projects. 

    Research Interests

    Training exercise and simulation; disaster risk reduction education; post disaster reconstruction; community resilience; urban resilience; computer aided teaching; pedegogy; Serious Games; rlood management; risk communication; corporate governance;  risk, crisis and disaster management

    Education/Academic qualification

    MA, Coventry University

    Award Date: 30 Sep 2010

    Doctorate, University of Portsmouth

    Award Date: 30 Jan 2007

    MA, Tunghai University

    Award Date: 31 Jan 1999

    Degree, Tunghai University

    Award Date: 18 Jun 1995

    External positions

    External examiner

    30 Sep 201630 Sep 2020

    Senior consultant, Emergency Management & Security Affair Consultants Co,. Ltd.

    11 Mar 201410 Mar 2018

    External examiner, University of Huddersfield

    30 Sep 201130 Sep 2015


    • JA Political science (General)
    • L Education (General)
    • G Geography (General)


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