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Christopher Moyes Memorial Foundation funding

The Foundation The Christopher Moyes Memorial Foundation was established in 2006 by Jan Moyes, in memory of Christopher Moyes who died in 2006. Christopher was a founder of the Go-Ahead transport group, chair of Durham University council, deputy lieutenant of the County of Durham and a great family man. Chris was widely respected as a quiet, effective leader who believed in making a difference.
Christopher Moyes Memorial Foundation logo

Spotlight on Ivo Pink

Spotlight on Ivo Pink, Research Postgraduate (PhD)
Ivo Pink

AGERP 2022 International Workshop on Unsaturated Soils

Professor David Toll, Co-Director of the IHRR, will contribute to the AGERP 2022 International Workshop on Unsaturated Soils. The event takes place from 24th to 26th May 2022.
AGERP 2022 International Workshop on Unsaturated Soils

Institute of Hazard, Risk & Resilience May newsletter

Institute of Hazard, Risk & Resilience May newsletter
Dr Carly Beckerman's research in collaboration with Northwestern University, Chicago

Congratulations to Dr Hanna Ruszczyk!

Congratulations to Dr Hanna Ruszczyk! Dr Ruszczyk, Post Doctoral Research Associate, has had a paper published on COVID and urban health: Ruszczyk H.A., Castán Broto V.C., and McFarlane C. (2022) Urban Health Challenges: Lessons from COVID-19 Responses, Geoforum 131, 105-115, doi.org/10.1016/j.geoforum.2022.03.003, https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0016718522000458?via%3Dihub
Hanna's published papers 2022

Financial Cryptography conference, Grenada, May 2022

Professor Julian Williams, Institute of Hazard, Risk and Resilience Executive Director and Professor in Accounting and Finance, recently attended the Financial Cryptography and Data Security conference in Grenada.
Financial Cryptography conference, Grenada, May 2022, Julian Williams

Dr Carly Beckerman's research in collaboration with Northwestern University, Chicago

As a Visiting Scholar at Northwestern University in Chicago, Dr Carly Beckerman, Co-Director of the Institute of Hazard, Risk and Resilience, is working with colleagues at the forefront of AI and forecasting to generate a global risk assessment for terrorists’ use of drones.
Dr Carly Beckerman's research in collaboration with Northwestern University, Chicago

Institute of Hazard, Risk & Resilience April newsletter

Institute of Hazard, Risk & Resilience April newsletter
Sun set Nepal Nick Rosser

We are recruiting an Executive Director of the Institute of Hazard, Risk and Resilience (0.5 fte) and Wilson Chair in Hazard and Risk (0.5 fte)

We are recruiting an Executive Director of the Institute of Hazard, Risk and Resilience (0.5 fte) and Wilson Chair in Hazard and Risk (0.5 fte) (Job Number: 22000348)
A street in Durham, with old buildings and people walking down the street

Dr Sim M. Reaney's SCIMAP-Flood published paper

Congratulations to Dr Sim Reaney, Co-Director of the Institute of Hazard, Risk and Resilience, on having a paper published on World Water Day2022.
Dr Sim Reaney's SCIMAP-Flood published paper

Exploring Risk Film Festival

The IHRR presents the Exploring Risk Film Festival on the 4th May 2022. The Festival is a celebration of science, story-telling and how to believe in a better world. The festival asks filmmakers to consider hazards to human life, society and wellbeing and how we might imagine a just, safe and sustainable future.
Exploring Risk Film Festival 2022

David Toll - Geotechnical Society of Singapore (GeoSS) international seminar: “Analysis of weather effects on geo-infrastructure”, 30th March 2022

David Toll - Geotechnical Society of Singapore (GeoSS) international seminar: “Analysis of weather effects on geo-infrastructure”, 30th March 2022
David Toll - on “Analysis of weather effects on geo-infrastructure” on 30th March 2022