Research Coordinator, VORTEX-SE
University of Oklahoma
Norman, Oklahoma
Salary: Not listed
Deadline: Open until filled

This position will coordinate the social science research portfolio for the VORTEX-SE program, which works to improve societal resilience to tornadoes in the Southeastern United States. Duties include promoting awareness of factors that can make tornadoes survivable, recommending future research and applications, coordinating research projects, and helping organize field deployments. A PhD in a social science, public health, or other related discipline is required. Experience conducting social science field work and working with forecasters or emergency managers is preferred.


Bill Anderson Fund Director
University of Delaware
Newark, Delaware
Salary: Not listed
Deadline: Open until filled

This faculty position will serve as the founding director of the William A. Anderson Fund, which to works to increase the number of historically underrepresented students pursuing disaster science and practice. Duties will include supporting recruitment and mentoring, hiring and supervising staff, and general program management. The director will also hold an appointment in one of more academic units at the University of Delaware and serve as a core faculty member in the Disaster Research Center. A PhD or professional doctorate, program leadership ability, a background in disaster science, and commitment to diversity and inclusion are required.