Professor at NSCM focusing on bioterrorism, pre-crisis planning and strategic communication for risk management and mitigation in organizational health settings, Sellnow has conducted funded research for the Department of Homeland Security, the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the Centers for Disease Control, the Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Geological Survey. He has also served in an advisory role for the National Academy of Sciences and the World Health Organization. His most recent book is, “Theorizing Crisis Communication.”