Full Professor Decision Theory & Information Technology for Resilience
Delft University of Technology
Dr. Tina Comes is Delft Technology Fellow and a Full Professor on Decision Theory & Information Technology for Resilience at the TU Delft and the University of Maastricht, NL. Dr. Comes is a Visiting Professor at the Université Dauphine, France, a member of the Norwegian Academy for Technological Sciences and the Academia Europaea. She serves as the Scientific Director of the 4TU.Centre for Resilience Engineering, Director of the TPM Resilience Lab, and she leads the Disaster Resilience theme for the Delft Global Initiative. She is advising the European Commission as the Chair of the SAPEA Working Group on the Future of Strategic Crisis Management in Europe.
Since her PhD, Dr. Comes’ research focuses on decision-making and information technology for resilience and disaster management. Solidly rooted in this direction, she conducts research on using information and smart technology for better decisions and coordination in complex, volatile and uncertain environments. Grounded in this orientation, she has conducted research with stakeholders and decision-makers in private companies, public authorities and international organizations. This perspective on decision making, resilience and humanitarian response is reflected in more than 100 publications.