Risk & Crisis Communication
About Audra Diers-Lawson:
Audra Diers-Lawson is a Professor of Risk and Crisis Communication and the Director of the PhD program in Communication and Leadership at Kristiania University College in Oslo, Norway. She is also a member of the Technical Advisory Group on Risk Communication for the World Health Organization - Europe. In the last few years Professor Diers-Lawson has collaborated with organizations like the Asia Europe Foundation, WHO, and EU to evaluate and translate research to actionable communication strategy. Her approach focuses on a stakeholder-centered approach to risk and crisis communication that she discusses in her book, Crisis Communication: Managing Stakeholder Relationships.