Christine Hagar

Chris Hagar is an Associate Professor at the School of Information, San Jose State University, USA. She holds a Ph.D. in Library and Information Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA. Dr. Hagar’s primary teaching and research interests are in the area of crisis informatics. Her research focuses on information needs and information seeking in crises; disaster health information, and roles for information professionals in crisis preparedness and response.