Chris Webb

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Senior Lecturer ATB - Paramedicine and Emergency Management

Phone: +64 9 9219999 ext. 7677


Physical Address:
Room AB208
North Shore Campus
90 Akoranga Drive
North Shore City


BEd, DipBusStudies, Adv.DipTchg

Research Summary:

Research Expertise:


Chris has started to develop a research profile following his invitations to speak at both national and international emergency management conferences.  A summer scholarship allowed Chris and a Masters student to focus on how organisations resume functionality following a natural disaster.

As a certified Herrmann International Practitioner, Chris has developed expertise in the influence of thinking preferences on emergency management decision making.



Research Interests:


Business Continuity Management or Reactive Innovation – Looking at the role innovation plays in promptly re-establishing business functionality following a disaster.


Emergency management decision making – looking at the factors that influence the decision making process during the first hours of a disaster.

Last updated: 20-Feb-2019 5.57pm

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