Mr Jerry Tasantab

Mr Jerry Tasantab

Research student

Career Summary

Biography

Mr. Jerry Chati Tasantab is currently a PhD Building Candidate in the School of Architecture and Built Environment. Mr. Tasantab's current research focuses on adaptation to flood risk and resilience in urban informal settlements.

Keywords

  • Disaster Resilience
  • Disaster Risk Management
  • Disaster Risk Reduction
  • Flood risk management
  • Land Use Planning
  • Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)

Languages

  • English (Fluent)

Fields of Research

Code Description Percentage
120504 Land Use and Environmental Planning 50
040604 Natural Hazards 50

Professional Experience

Professional appointment

Dates Title Organisation / Department
1/11/2015 - 31/3/2017 Project Coordinator (Research and Evaluation) Training, Research and Networking for Development (TREND) Group
Ghana

Teaching appointment

Dates Title Organisation / Department
1/9/2013 - 31/5/2014 Graduate Assistant Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology
Faculty of Built Environment
Ghana
1/9/2014 - 31/5/2015 Graduate Assistant Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology
Faculty of Built Environment
Ghana
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Publications

For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.


Journal article (3 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2020 Tasantab JC, Gajendran T, von Meding J, Maund K, 'Perceptions and deeply held beliefs about responsibility for flood risk adaptation in Accra Ghana', International Journal of Disaster Resilience in the Built Environment, 11 631-644 (2020) [C1]
DOI 10.1108/IJDRBE-11-2019-0076
Co-authors Thayaparan Gajendran, Jason Vonmeding, Kim Maund
2019 Tasantab JC, 'Beyond the plan: How land use control practices influence flood risk in Sekondi-Takoradi', Jàmbá : Journal of Disaster Risk Studies, 11 (2019) [C1]
DOI 10.4102/jamba.v11i1.638
Citations Web of Science - 3
2016 Tasantab JC, 'Building Permit as a Tool for Development Control: Evidence from Sekondi-Takoradi', Journal of Environment and Earth Science, 6 149-159 (2016)

Other (3 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2018 Tasantab JC, von Meding J, Maund K, Gajendran T, 'Ghana must move from coping with floods , to adapting for them', ( pp.1-3) (2018)
2018 Okyere SA, Tasantab JC, Abunyewah M, 'Accra s informal settlements are easing the city s urban housing crisis', ( pp.1-3) (2018)
2018 Tasantab J, Von Meding J, Maund K, Gajendran T, 'Ghana must move from coping with floods, to adapting for them', (2018) [O1]
Co-authors Kim Maund, Thayaparan Gajendran

Thesis / Dissertation (1 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2015 Tasantab J, Tasantab JC, An insight into development control in urban centres of Ghana; a study of Sekondi-Takoradi, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (2015)
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Mr Jerry Tasantab

Contact Details

Email jerry.tasantab@uon.edu.au
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