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Biography

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

Doctorate, University of Portsmouth

MA, Tunghai University

Degree, Tunghai University

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

Keywords

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

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disaster Social Sciences
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primary school Social Sciences
management Social Sciences
learning environment Social Sciences

Research Output 2008 2017

A Case Study of University Involvement in Community-Based Reconstruction: The Coventry University Model

Chen, Y-F., 2017, Community-Based Reconstruction of Society. Hokugo, A. & Kaneko, Y. (eds.). Springer, p. 61-66 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

How the Chinese government responded to the Wenchuan Earthquake

Chen, Y-F., 2017, Community Engagement in Post Disaster Recovery. Marsh, G., Ahmed, I., Mulligan, M., Donovan, J. & Barton, S. (eds.). Routledge, p. 55-65 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Post-disaster reconstruction strategies: a case study in Taiwan

Chen, Y-F., 2017, Climate Hazard Crises in Asian Societies and Environments. Sternberg, T. (ed.). Oxon: Routledge, p. 11-33 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

disaster
Taiwan
reconstruction
housing project
disaster management

Post disaster reconstruction in Taiwan

Chen, Y-F., 2016, Asian Law in Disasters: Toward a human-centred recovery. Kaneko, Y., Matsuoka, K. & Toyoda, T. (eds.). Oxon: Routledge, p. 302-314 12 p. 16

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

disaster
Taiwan
reconstruction
disaster management
typhoon

A discussion on the world highest risk city

Chen, Y-F., 23 Sep 2015, In : Liberty Times Net.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Activities 2009 2017

  • 7 Participation in conference

Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Higher Education Academy Conference

Yung-Fang Chen (Speaker), Matthew Blackett (Speaker)
1 Feb 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

CDMHR 2015 Conference: Training Exercises for Disaster Resilience

Yung-Fang Chen (Organising Committee)
16 Jul 201517 Jul 2015

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

3rd World Conference in Disaster Risk Reduction

Yung-Fang Chen (Speaker)
14 Mar 201518 Mar 2015

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

5th International Disaster and Risk Conference

Yung-Fang Chen (Speaker), Daniel Watson (Speaker)
24 Aug 201428 Aug 2014

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

2nd International Conference on Disaster Management and Human Health: Reducing Risk, Improving Outcomes

Yung-Fang Chen (Speaker)
11 May 201113 May 2011

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference