Research activities

The Disaster Resilience Research Network is forming multidisciplinary working groups to conduct research and outreach activities related to disasters in BC.

Ongoing working groups

Research seminars by network members with a focus on identifying shared interests and goals

Activity co-leads: Carlos Molina Hutt & Sara Shneiderman

Pre-disaster coordination / Rapid Response Network

Activity co-leads: Jocelyn Stacey & Amy Kim

Course mapping / building an interdisciplinary graduate curriculum

Activity co-leads: Stephanie Chang & Trevor Carey

Analysis and assessment of the 2021 events (wildfires, heat wave, flooding, landslides, etc.) in BC

Activity co-leads: David Edgington & Dwayne Tannant

Future working groups

White paper on re-framing hazard and risk / outlining our network's intended contribution 

Developing community partnerships & co-producing hazard science & policy recommendations

Developing a framework for transdisciplinary disaster research ethics

Check back for updates as our activities progress.

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