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Michael K. Lindell



  • Applied Psychology
  • Emergency Management
  • Disaster Planning & Preparedness
  • Risk Communication

Michael K. Lindell is an emeritus professor from Texas A&M University who currently works at the Department of Urban Design & Planning, University of Washington Seattle. Michael has over 45 years experience in conducting research on household and organizational response to environmental hazards. He is currently doing research on three projects: 1) people’s interpretation and response to tsunami hazard brochures, 2) people’s seismic risk perception and response to earthquake hazards in Portland Oregon, and 3) evacuation from Hurricane Harvey.


Michael K. Lindell is happy to collaborate with work regarding peoples’ response and readiness for disaster.

Community Partners

  • University of Washington Seattle
  • Texas A&M University
  • Oregon State University