Old Dominion University
Wie Yusuf is a professor of public service in the Strome College of Business at Old Dominion University (ODU). She is the assistant director for the ODU Institute for Coastal Adaptation and Resilience. Yusuf leads a multi-disciplinary research team that studies resilience to climate change, sea level rise, and flooding. This multi-disciplinary team includes researchers from public policy, community engagement, communications, engineering, data science, tourism, and geography. Her research has addressed topics such as regional adaptation readiness, sea level rise policy, public preferences for adaptation solutions, participatory mapping, and community engagement in planning for sea level rise and flooding.