Disaster Law Coordinator
International Federation of the Red Cross
Nairobi, Kenya
Salary: Not Listed
Deadline: May 12, 2016

This position will raise awareness of the importance of legal preparedness for disasters in Africa and offer services such as advocacy, technical assistance, training, and research. Duties include developing a Disaster Law Work Plan, program budget management, supervising consultants, and providing legal preparedness assistance to African governments. A master’s degree in law or a relevant field, seven years of related legal experience, and knowledge of international development organizations are required.

Emergency Management Specialist Supervisor, GS-15
Federal Emergency Management Agency
Washington, D.C.
Salary: $128,082 to $160,300
Deadline: May 16, 2016

This position will serve as an expert on all portions of the National Flood Insurance Program, including flood insurance, flood hazard mapping, floodplain management, and hazard mitigation grants. Duties include interacting with the general public, the private sector insurance industry, and state and local governments to explore ways that the NFIP can become more customer centric. One year experience at the GS-14 level and specialized knowledge of flood insurance underwriting and NFIP claims are required.

Associate Professor, Human Geography
Northumbria University Newcastle
Newcastle upon Tyne, England
Salary: $71,000 to $82,000
Deadline: May 26, 2016

This position will teach and conduct research activities in the department, specializing in social and cultural geography and disasters, development and resilience. Duties include undertaking individual and joint research, participating in external activity to generate income, and developing and delivering high-quality teaching outcomes. A PhD in a relevant discipline and a strong research background are required.

Disaster and Emergency Management Associate Faculty
Royal Roads University
Victoria, Canada
Salary: Not listed
Deadline: May 31, 2016

This contract position will teach a seven-week course in Disaster and Emergency Management Planning: From Policy to Practice. Preference will be given to applicants familiar with the Canadian disaster and emergency management policy. Other courses are also seeking instructors. A PhD in emergency management or a related field, experience with web-based instruction, and graduate-level teaching experience are required.

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