Sissel Jore

University of Stavanger

Sissel Jore is the center manager of the Center for Risk Management and Societal Safety and associate professor at the University of Stavanger, Norway. She holds a PhD in societal safety and risk management. Her main research topics are terrorism, counterterrorism, and security risk management, risk perception, conceptualizations of risk, discourse analysis, critical terrorism studies, terrorism emergency preparedness, and crisis management. She has developed and taught a bachelor's course in Security and Information Protection, and a master's course in Security – Risk Management and Protection From Terrorism and Other Intentional Acts. Currently, she is the head of the Security-Technical Committees Society for Risk Analysis –Europe, and national contact point in EU's research program, Fight Against Terrorism and Crime.