Assistant Professor of Emergency Management
University of Nebraska
Omaha, Nebraska
Salary: Not listed
Deadline: February 1, 2018

This position will serve as an assistant professor covering topics such as cyber security, business recovery, public health, geography/GIS, and national security. Duties include teaching introductory courses in emergency management (including online courses), conducting and publishing research. A PhD in emergency management, disaster science or a related field is required.


Director of Emergency Preparedness
Amherst College
Amherst, Massachusetts
Salary: Not listed
Deadline: Open until filled

This position will be responsible for the development, assessment, and maintenance of campus-wide emergency plans. Duties include updating the emergency operations plan, engaging in college community training, and conducting exercises and drills to prepare for emergency events. A bachelor’s degree in a field related to emergency or disaster management and at least five years of experience are required.


Emergency Health Services Faculty Position
University of Maryland-Baltimore County
Baltimore, Maryland
Salary: Not listed
Deadline: Open until filled

This tenure track position will serve as full-time junior faculty member. Duties include teaching at the undergraduate level, undergraduate advising, conducting research, and publishing. A PhD in emergency health services or a similar field and emergency medical services experience are required. A senior faculty position is also available; visit the job listing for more information.


Emergency Preparedness Professor
University at Albany
Albany, New York
Salary: Not listed
Deadline: Open until filled

This position will serve as an open rank professor in the field of emergency preparedness covering topics that could include hazard mitigation, community resilience, disaster policy, disaster mental health, extreme weather, crisis communications, disease outbreaks, and continuity of operations. Duties include teaching at the graduate and undergraduate levels, contributing to core curriculum, taking part in an interdisciplinary research lab, and conducting mixed mode research. A PhD in a related field and the ability to work with culturally diverse populations are required.


Sea Grant Oil Spill Science Outreach Program Extension Specialist
Auburn University
Mobile, Alabama
Salary: Not listed
Deadline: Open until filled

This position will work with the Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium as an extension specialist for the oil spill science outreach team, facilitating communication between the Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative scientists and those with an interest in coastal and marine resource protection. Duties include developing outreach programs, translating technical oil spill science results for diverse audiences, and leading public meetings and workshops. A master’s degree in a field related to public health, social science, biology, chemistry or physics; two years of post-graduate experience; and excellent communication skills are required.


Training and e-Learning Coordinator
Association of State Floodplain Managers
Madison, Wisconsin
Salary: Not listed
Deadline: Open until filled

This position will develop and implement training events, webinars, conferences, and educational programs for the Association of State Floodplain Managers. Duties include working closely with ASFPM staff to design useful, high-quality programs, marketing available trainings to current members, and assessing the impact of the trainings on employee productivity. Experience in curriculum or training development, knowledge of e-learning platforms, and a bachelor’s in education, training, human resources, or a related field are required.

Continuity of Operations Planner
New York City Office of Emergency Management
New York City, New York
Salary: $46,680 to $68,000
Deadline: Open until filled

This position will coordinate the development and maintenance of continuity of operations plans as part of the citywide business continuity program. Duties include developing and publishing project plans; developing cross-agency continuity initiatives; and communicating news and other program-related information to the public and partnering agencies. A master’s degree in emergency management, public administration, or a related field and one year of emergency management or public safety or health experience are required. Reference Job ID 314773 when searching.


Disaster Research Postdoctoral Researcher
University of Delaware Disaster Research Center
Newark, Delaware
Salary: Not listed
Deadline: Open until filled

This position will work on a wide range of disaster research grants, including public health emergencies. Duties include conducting and publishing research, as well as other Center service responsibilities. Strong qualitative and quantitative skills and a PhD in social science or public health with an emphasis in disasters is preferred.


Marketing Project Management Associate
Team Rubicon
Los Angeles, California
Salary: Not listed
Deadline: Open until filled

This position will help develop Team Rubicon branding and work closely with a creative team on projects related to disaster response and veteran reintegration. Duties include overseeing the workflow of a variety of communications and marketing projects, working with internal clients, and assigning deliverables to creative team members. A bachelor’s degree, three to five years of management experience, and marketing experience are required.


Critical Infrastructure Postdoctoral Researcher
University of Delaware Disaster Research Center
Newark, Delaware
Salary: Not listed
Deadline: Open until filled

This position will work on a National Science Foundation-funded study that focuses on critical infrastructure and the societal impacts of infrastructure loss. Duties include conducting and publishing research, as well as other Center service responsibilities. Strong qualitative and quantitative skills and a PhD in social science with an emphasis in disasters is preferred.


Assistant Professor
Western Washington University
Bellingham, Washington
Salary: Not listed
Deadline: Open until filled

This position will serve as a tenure-track faculty member specializing in geospatial analysis, social justice, and climate change in the department of environmental studies. Duties include teaching classes related to disaster risk reduction and geographic information science during the academic year, undergraduate advising, and collaborating on research and outreach in the Resilience and Spatial Institutes. A PhD in environmental studies, public policy, or a related field and a record of high quality scholarship are required.


U.S. Preparedness Specialist
Save the Children
Washington, D.C.
Salary: Not listed
Deadline: Open until filled

This position will manage preparedness projects and provide assistance that improves the ability for communities to protect children in disasters. Duties include planning and evaluating preparedness projects, facilitating state-level working groups to identify gaps in planning, managing community and state partnerships with response agencies, and developing project tools and resources. At least three years of experience in program development, emergency management are required.


Research Professional
Stanford Urban Resilience Initiative
Stanford, California
Salary: Not listed
Deadline: Open until filled

This position will help establish the strategic directions for research into urban resilience by building on and extending the initiative’s expertise in performance-based earthquake engineering and risk analysis. Duties include project management and strategic visioning, research activities, and developing workshops, seminars, and other outreach opportunities. A PhD in a related field, experience with disaster risk reduction research or practice, and an interest in risk and resilience analysis are preferred.


Hurricane Harvey Recovery Construction Manager
Team Rubicon
Houston, Texas
Salary: Not Listed
Deadline: Open until filled

This position will serve as program manager for Team Rubicon efforts to rebuild homes damaged by Hurricane Harvey. Duties include managing day-to-day program operations, overseeing rebuilding sites, coordinating skilled labor and volunteers, and managing the program budget. Five years of experience in construction management, experience working with local and nonprofit organizations, and project management and material procurement abilities are required.


Enterprise Risk Management Manager
Margaret A. Cargill Philanthropies
Eden Prairie, Minnesota Salary: Not listed
Deadline: Open until filled

This position will lead risk management activities, conduct risk assessments, and recommend mitigation approaches across the organization. Duties include leading multiple risk management programs, helping managers recognize risk within their functions, recognizing root causes of risk and trends, and overseeing business continuity planning. Eight years of experience in risk management and a bachelor’s degree in a business-related field are required.


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.


President/Chief Executive Officer
GeoHazards International
Menlo Park, California
Salary: Not listed
Deadline: Open until filled

This position will head GeoHazards International, a nonprofit organization that helps local governments, scientists, engineers, and community groups better prepare for and respond to disasters. Duties include working with diverse teams, facilitating hands-on daily operations through creative and visible activities, and recruiting and directing a global workforce. Senior-level managerial experience in a related field, the ability to work in international communities, and knowledge of international funding and government networks are required.


Director
Alliance for Integrative Approaches to Extreme Environmental Events
Location: To be determined
Salary: Not listed
Deadline: Open until filled

This position will serve as the first chief executive of the Alliance for Integrative Approaches to Extreme Environmental. Duties include program execution, budget formulation, strategic planning, and developing partnerships with a variety of stakeholders. Senior-level leadership and management experience, the ability to work with multidisciplinary teams, a PhD in a related field, and national or international recognition as a scholar or practitioner are required.