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START Partner Seeks to Hire Editor


START Partner Seeks to Hire Editor

October 24, 2006

The Natural Hazards Center at the University of Colorado in Boulder,Colorado, collects and disseminates information on human adaptation to natural hazards and fosters communication among researchers and practitioners who deal with hazards and related topics such as extreme events, risk reduction, and emergency management. Primary duties for this F/T position are reviewing extensive information and research findings and writing, editing, and preparing the Natural Hazards Observer for publication.

Minimum requirements: at least three years broad editorial experience, including writing, proofreading, and preparing publications for print and online distribution. Master's degree and knowledge of current trends in disaster research and other disciplines relating to natural hazards highly desirable.

For more information: Natural Hazards Center. Resume, 2 writing samples, and cover letter in Word or PDF to greg.guibert@colorado.edu by November 15.