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Barbara R. Russo


Dr. Barbara R. Russo

FESA Program Director/Assistant Professor

Office: LS 322  
Phone: 910-672-2652  
Fax: 910-672-1090
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Ph.D. Fire & Emergency Management Administration, Oklahoma State University 
M.S. Fire & Emergency Management Administration, Oklahoma State University
B.S. Criminal Justice/Sociology, Averett University         A.A.S. Fire Protection Technology, Coastal Carolina Community College


FSCN 350 Fire Prevention Organization & Management
FSCN 360 Applied Fire Service Ethics
FSCN 400 Political and Legal Foundations of Fire Prevention
FSCN 430 Fire Service Personnel Administration
FSCN 440 Fire Service Organizational Dynamics


Race and Gender in the Fire Service, Fire Service Law, Organizational Behavior, Gender Theory  


 "Breaking Down Barriers: Women Firefighters' Strategies for Advancement in the Fire Service, Dissertation (October 2013).

Phillips, B. & Russo, B. (February 2012). Gender and Disasters: Needed Basic and Applied Research. Emergency Management Review, Vol. 1, Issue 1

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