Erica Seville

Erica Seville

Research Fellow

Qualifications & Memberships

Research Interests

Understanding and evaluating the resilience of organisations to major crises. For full details of our FRST funded research programme "Resilient Organisations" see

Recent Publications

  • Brown C., Stevenson J., Giovinazzi S., Seville E. and Vargo J. (2015) Factors influencing impacts on and recovery trends of organisations: evidence from the 2010/2011 Canterbury earthquakes. International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction 14(1): 56-72.
  • Kachali H., Stevenson J., Whitman Z., Hatton T., Seville E., Vargo J. and Wilson T. (2015) Organisational Resilience and Recovery for Canterbury Organisations after the 4 September 2010 earthquake. In Bhamra R (Ed.), Organisational Resilience: Concepts, Integration and Practice: 201-219. Florida: CRC Press.
  • Kachali H., Whitman ZR., Stevenson JR., Vargo J., Seville E. and Wilson T. (2015) Industry sector recovery following the Canterbury earthquakes. International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction 12: 42-52.
  • Brown C., Seville E. and Vargo J. (2014) Bay of Plenty Lifelines Group Resilience Benchmark Report.Commissioned by Resilient Organisations Research Report 2014/06.
  • Chang SE., Taylor JE., Elwood KJ., Seville E., Brunsdon D. and Gartner M. (2014) Urban Disaster Recovery in Christchurch: The Central Business District Cordon and Other Critical Decisions. Earthquake Spectra 30(1): 513-532.