Antoinette Christophe is an Assistant Professor in the Executive Masters of Public Administration Program at Texas Southern University in the Barbra Jordan- Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs in Houston, Texas. She also is a NSF IGERT Fellow and Alumni.
Prior to, Dr. Christophe was an Assistant Supervisor at Louisiana State University Public Policy Research Lab and an Environmental Scientist for the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality- Laboratory Sciences Division.
Dr. Christophe research interest are Disaster Management & Organizational Performance and Environmental Justice & the Disproportionate Placement of Landfill and Chemical Plants in minority communities. Here research interests have led to presentations at several conferences. She presented “Built Trust and Confidence in Disaster Management via Highly Reliable Organizational Performance” at the Southeastern Conference of Public Administrators and “Disaster Management Personnel Observations versus Statistical Result Concerning Performance via Highly Reliable Organizational Concepts & E-gov” at the Midwest Political Science Association Conference, both in 2011.
Areas of Specialization:
Disaster Management, Environmental Justice, Organizational Performance