Bruine de Bruin, Wändi

Expert on psychology of risks (including COVID-19), as well as communications and interventions to promote health, safety, well-being, and sustainability

Provost Professor of Public Policy, Psychology, and Behavioral Science

Sol Price School of Public Policy, Health Management, Public Policy

Dornsife College of Letters Arts and Sciences College, Psychology

Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics

Center for Economic and Social Research (CESR)

Center for Sustainability Solutions

National Center for Risk & Economic Analysis of Terrorism Events (CREATE)


  • Risk perception and communication
  • Judgment and decision making
  • Behavior change interventions for health, sustainability and well-being
  • Public perceptions of climate change
  • Age differences in decision making and well-being
  • COVID-19 risk perceptions and protective behaviors
  • Food insecurity during COVID-19
  • Social circle questions for election polls


  • English
  • Dutch

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