I founded CIEM -- Centre for Integrated Emergency Management, http://ciem.uia.no, 2011 and was CIEM director 2011-2014. Currently I am part of CIEM staff and act as advisor to the centre’s team of directors.
President of Special Interest Group in security, System Dynamics Society, 2003-2010.
Directed “A Model-based Approach to Security Culture (AMBASEC)”, funded by the Norwegian Research Council 2005-2010.
"Simulation Exercise to Manage Power Cuts (SEMPOC)", an international project funded by EPCIP (European Programme ofr Critical Infrastructure Protection) -- 2008-2011.
Member and scientific coordinator for "Smart Mature Resilience SMR)", http://http://smr-project.eu/home/, a European project with 13 partners, funded by the H2020 Security Program, 2016-2018.
Disaster eHealth, an international project funded by the Research Council of New Zealand, 2016-2017
Diplom-Physik, 1970, University of Kiel, Germany
Dr.rer.nat. (PhD in Natural Sciences), 1970, University of Kiel, Germany
Dr.techn. (PhD in Technology), 1978, NTH (Norwegian Institute of Technology), now NTNU (Norwegian University of Science and Technology)
Publications in physics, polymer science, modelling and simulation of complex systems, system dynamics, epidemiology instructional design, information security, insider threat, Critical Infrastructure protection, disaster management, disaster eHealth.
Citations: 1307; h-index: 18; i10-index: 34 (November 2017)
Google Scholar Profile: https://scholar.google.no/citations?hl=en&view_op=list_works&gmla=AJsN-F6ybLVJl_TJUCe_-tadjgowUkbrO9qTyETbuzBr4h9qpA1WKmiLpmaJysmAV_nPrO_DwLEpJ3s7UyJlvevZNBrZhFlU1g&user=zsqRxDEAAAAJ
Current research interests: Security management in a broad sense (information security, safety, Critical Infrastructure Protection/Homeland Security, Emergency Preparedness and Response). Resilience. Modelling and simulation of security. Disaster eHealth. Modelling of complex societal problems.
ORG453-G 17H Communication, Cooperation and Research Methods
IKT440-G ICT Seminar
IKT416 System Dynamics
IND405 System Dynamics
IND511 Value Chain Dynamics
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