Fulbright Scholar to Costa Rica
Fulbright Blog: http://andreatapia.net/sabbatical-blog/
Dr. Tapia will partner with the University of Costa Rica. In addition, Dr. Tapia will be working with the international humanitarian relief and development organization World Vision. Dr. Tapia will be conducting research entitled, Improving Emergency Preparedness and Response in Costa Rica through Law, Coordination and Technologies, in which she will determine the effects of a national-level legal mandate to coordinate and to share information upon the social and informational networks among the emergency response sector.