The Centre for Risk Studies is a multidisciplinary centre of excellence for the study of the management of economic and societal risks. The Centre's focus is in the analysis, assessment, and mitigation of global vulnerabilities for the advancement of political, business and individual decision makers.

Objectives:
  • Create multi-disciplinary environment using Cambridge University's academic community and partners to generate research in public and private sector risk
  • Establish framework for modeling risks and decision making
  • Provide a base for coordinating and sponsoring multi-disciplinary research projects
  • Pursue private and public sector funding
  • Contribute to publications for broad dissemination to government, academia, and industry

Members

Hassan Aftab Sheikh

Risk Researcher

James Bourdeau

Research Assistant

Dr Andrew Chaplin

Risk Researcher

Dr Andrew Coburn

Director of External Advisory Board

Jennifer Copic

Research Associate

Tamara Evan

Research Assistant

Eireann Leverett

Risk Researcher

Dr Duncan Needham

Research Associate

Ms Michelle Tuveson

Executive Director