What motivates people to prepare for volcanic hazards? In a recent study from the Journal of Applied Volcanology, Lauren Vinnell and co-authors from New Zealand… Read more »
Postdoctoral fellow at Joint Centre for Disaster Research, Massey University, New Zealand
Dr. Lauren Vinnell has a background in applied social psychology. She is interested in understanding peoples' judgments and behavior around preparation for and response to natural hazards like earthquakes, typically using experimental survey design and quantitative analysis.