Resilience Engineering Research Fellow
University College London
Salary: $41,145 to $52,364
Deadline: March 7, 2019
This position preform postdoctoral research related to the physical vulnerability of cultural heritage assets in Iloilo City in the Philippines. Duties include collaborating with project partners and developing workshops and training sessions for students, engineers, and stakeholders in the Philippines. A PhD in civil or structural engineering; knowledge of structural mechanics, probabilities, and statistics; and the fieldwork and publishing experience are required.
Emergency Management Institute
Emmitsburg, Maryland Salary: $126,148 to $189,600
Deadline: March 17, 2019
This position will oversee the Emergency Management Institute, including directing the development of emergency management training courses for all levels of government emergency managers and private citizens. Duties include implementing policies, plans and goals; managing collaborations with federal, state and local officials; directing reviews and evaluations of the program, and overseeing high-level budgets and contracts. One year experience at the GS-15 level is required. Senior leadership experience at an accredited higher education institution is preferred.
Senior Science Advisor, Earthquakes and Geologic Hazards
U.S. Geological Survey
Salary: $126,148 to $189,600
Deadline: March 18, 2019
This position will coordinate programs for the U.S. Geological Survey in earthquake hazards, global seismography and geomagnetism. Duties include advising on the direction of programs and encouraging collaboration among all geologic hazard activities across the bureau, including implementation, reporting, and leveraging funding and expertise. Leadership experience, science program management, knowledge of budget formulation policies, and an understanding of science concepts are required.
Hazard Mitigation and Long-Term Disaster Recovery Program Manager
Honolulu Office of Climate Change
Deadline: Open Until Filled
This position will lead the city and county hazard mitigation program. Duties include developing and monitoring the long-term disaster recovery planning, integrating activities related to mitigation, disaster recovery, and climate change; and building partnerships that align Honolulu with those activities. A bachelor’s degree in a related field, knowledge of the land use planning process, and at least two years of experience in natural hazards and resilience public policy are required.
Postdoctoral Research Associate
University of Northern Colorado
Salary: Not listed
Deadline: Open Until Filled
This position will contribute to a three-year, National Science-funded mixed methods study that looks at the fieldwork experience of undergraduate geology and the impact those experiences have on their future academic and career decisions. Duties include collecting and analyzing qualitative data, overseeing logistics, presenting and publishing findings, and attending project meetings. A PhD in education, sociology, science education, or psychology and knowledge of social cognitive career theory and gender theory are required.