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Maren Egedorf

Associate Professor, Metropolitan University College, Emergency and Risk Management Program

Maren Egedorf is an Associate Professor at Metropolitan University College’s Emergency and Risk Management Program in Copenhagen, Denmark. Maren holds a Master of Arts (MA) in Business, Language, and Culture from the University of Southern Denmark.

Maren has 20 years of experience in international program management and communication. She has extensive international experience, having worked and lived abroad for more than 10 years. Maren currently lives in Denmark, where she is originally from. Her professional experience spans academia, the United Nations’ World Food Programme, the Famine Early Warning Systems Network, the private sector, as well as consulting with international development companies, Danish Non-Government Organisations and the United Nations.

Maren has extensive experience in disaster risk reduction, public sector risk management, food and nutrition security analysis, early warning systems, and evaluation. Additionally, she has extensive experience in cross-cultural team building and leadership, successful negotiation techniques, and risk education enhancement.

Maren’s current research interests include social sustainability, social risk leadership, information use in decision-making, the humanitarian–development divide, and disaster risk reduction and management.

Fall 2017 Courses

Fall 2017 Courses
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J-Term 2018 Courses

J-Term 2018 Courses
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Spring 2018 Courses

Spring 2018 Courses
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