Job opportunity within the DRMKC: Scientific Project Officer Risk Data Hub and Science Pillar of the Knowledge Network
We propose a challenging and rewarding post as scientific officer to play a decisive role in further developing the
Risk Data Hub and the implementation of the Science Pillar of the Knowledge Network supporting the
Union Civil Protection Mechanism and Member States.
The focus will be the collection, recording and analysis of data (including geospatial data) on natural and
man-made hazards, exposure (human and physical) and on vulnerability for improving risk assessment
(including multi-hazard risk assessments).
The work involves also advanced statistical analysis of disaster loss data and harmonization of loss
indicators collected from different sources.
Additionally, s/he will be expected to provide scientific and technical support to the implementation of
the Science Pillar of Knowledge Network of the Union Civil Protection Mechanism, which will bring
together and foster a network-based exchange between scientists, practitioners, and decision makers to
work together across organizational, spatial and disciplinary boundaries and better apply scientific
knowledge to Disaster Risk Management.
More details on the page http://recruitment.jrc.ec.europa.eu/?type=AX&site=IPR
Title: FG IV - Scientific Project Officer Risk Data Hub and Science Pillar of the Knowledge Network