- IA Topic : vulnerability
22nd Annual Conference of the Society for Risk Analysis - Europe (SRA Europe) on "Safe Societies - Coping with Complexity and Major Risks"
Excerpt:The 22nd annual conference of the Society for Risk Analysis - Europe (SRA Europe) will be held from 17-19 June, 2013 at the University of Science and Technology in Trondheim, Norway. The topic of the event is "Safe societies - coping with complexity and major risks".
PhD Summer Academy “From Social Vulnerability to Resilience: Measuring Progress toward Disaster Risk Reduction”
Excerpt:The United Nations University-Institute for Environment and Human Security (UNU-EHS) and the Munich Re Foundation invite qualified PhD students to apply for the 2012 Summer Academy. Applicants should have an interdisciplinary focus. The deadline for application is 31 January, 2012.
Excerpt:Each summer, the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), located in Schloss Laxenburg near Vienna, Austria, hosts a selected group of graduate students, primarily doctoral, from around the world in its Young Scientists Summer Program (YSSP). Application for 2012 is open until 16 January, 2012.
Senior Staff Associate at Center for International Earth Science Information Network, Columbia University
Excerpt:The Center for International Earth Science Information Network at Columbia University is recruiting a Senior Staff Associate to participate in a dynamic team of natural, social, and data scientists addressing interdisciplinary environment and development issues.