2013 ICRC Conference

If you are interested in registering for the 2013 International Crisis & Risk Communication Conference please visit our registration page for more information.

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Dr. Robert Chandler, Conference Convener

chandlerDirector of the Nicholson School of Communication and the Center for Crisis Communication at the University of Central Florida 

Dr. Robert C. Chandler is Professor of Communication and Director of the Nicholson School of Communication (NSC) at the University of Central Florida (UCF).

Dr. Chandler researches crisis communication, leadership, teamwork, decision making, psychometric variables during crises and emergency communication including specific areas of crisis and incident notification, warning messages, cognitive processing and message comprehension. He also more broadly investigates organizational communication, communication and conflict, risk communication, multicultural and intercultural communication issues and business ethics. He has published more than 75 academic and professional publications as well as authoring or co-authoring of eight books.

Dr. Timothy Brown, Conference Moderator

brownNicholson School of Communication, UCF Associate Professor & Radio-Television Area Coordinator

Dr. Tim Brown joined the Nicholson faculty in fall of 2004. Previously he taught broadcast reporting and writing for three years at the University of South Carolina. For 12 years, Brown was a reporter, anchor and news manager at television stations around the southeast. He’s been honored by education organizations in Georgia and South Carolina for his reporting on education. At the Nicholson School, Dr. Brown teaches primarily broadcast reporting, but also courses in media and society.

Dr. Brown is well qualified to serve as the moderator for the 2013 ICRC Conference.