Stephen E. Flynn, PhD

Founding Director, Global Resilience Institute
Professor of Political Science
Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering (affiliated)

As Founding Director of the Global Resilience Institute at Northeastern University, Dr. Stephen E. Flynn leads a major university-wide research initiative to inform and advance societal resilience in the face of growing human-made and naturally-occurring turbulence. At Northeastern, he is also Professor of Political Science with faculty affiliations in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and the School of Public Policy & Urban Affairs. Dr. Flynn is recognized as one of the world’s leading experts on critical infrastructure and supply chain security and resilience. For Dr. Flynn’s full bio, click here.

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