Citation: Ann S. Masten, & Jelena Obradović. (2008). Disaster preparation and recovery: Lessons from research on resilience in human development. Ecology and society, 13(1). Ann S Masten, PhD, is a Regents Professor, Irving B. Harris Professor of Child Development and Distinguished McKnight University Professor at the University of Minnesota. Jelena Obradović, PhD, is an Associate Professor at the Graduate School of Education at Stanford University. She was a postdoc at the University of British Colombia when she authored this paper.