national resilience, emergency preparedness and decision making, civil preparedness for emergencies
Dr. Carmit Rapaport is the Director of the National Institute for Regulation of Emergency and Disaster (NIRED), and Academic Coordinator of the MA program in Coping with Disasters and Emergencies at Haifa University. Carmit is also the academic advisor of the for the Israeli Home Front Command and the National Emergency Authority. Dr. Carmit Rapaport (Ph.D. from the Technion - Israel Institute of Technology) specialises in emergency preparedness and decision making, business continuity, leadership in emergencies, and civil preparedness for emergency and disaster situations. Carmit has published tens of articles in her fields of expertise and her research has been funded by the Ministries of Science, Tourism and Ministry of Defence.