Dr. Jenny Moreno is Assistant Professor of Social Work at the University of Concepcion, Chile. Her research focuses on community resilience following disasters in the context of developing countries.
For the past six years, Jenny has been working with national and local governments, academia, and civil society to provide support in disaster planning and recovery including community resilience in Chile.
Since 2018 she is supporting Chile and Argentina governments to develop and implement their first management plans on spontaneous volunteers in disasters.
She holds a Ph.D. in Social Science Research Methodology (2016, University of Nottingham) and is an advisor and member of the Chilean Mirror Committee ISO/TC 292 Security and resilience for the National Standards Body (INN).