Center for Disaster Research & Education

Center for Disaster Research & Education

Spring 2015 Business Continuity Course

Register NOW for a seat in the Spring 2015 Business Continuity Course before the seats fill up!

Both online and face-to-face course offerings available.

Check out the course flyer here.

Registration Information

Virtual Seminar Series kicks off for Spring 2015

VSS

The Spring 2015 Virtual Seminar Series will take place on select Fridays throughout the semester.

Please check out the Virtual Seminar Series tab on the left for a schedule or presentations as well as how to access the seminars.

All seminars are free to any interested party. Please join us!

MSEM graduate wins essay award

Heather Beal, a recent graduate of the MSEM program, recently won the 2014 IAEM-Global Student Council Essay Competition.  Her essay is featured in the January 2015 edition of the IAEM Bulletin.

Please take a moment to read over her award winning article in the link here.

Congratulations Heather!

CDRE attends IAEM conference in San Antonio

IAEM 2014

Faculty and graduate assistants of the CDRE are attending the International Association of Emergency Managers (IAEM) conference in San Antonio, TX the week of November 14-19, 2014.  Please stop by the CDRE/MSEM booth and say hello!

CDRE Team

While attending the conference, MU-IAEM Chapter President Daniel Berndt accepts the Chapter of the Year award.

Award Presentation

Dan stands by award

You can find more information on the IAEM Conference here.

More CDRE News

There is much more going on at the CDRE.  Please click our "Recent News" tab on the left navigation bar to read more.

Or you can click here.

CDRE Mission Statement

CDRE

Provide Multi-Disciplined Education, Research, & Internship Opportunities

  • current students interested in the field of environmental hazards and emergency/disaster management

Contribute to the Education of the Next Generation

  • disaster researchers, emergency managers, and knowledgeable community members

Conduct Research

  • behavioral and organizational response to disasters and terrorism, including the media
  • risk and hazards assessment

Disseminate Research Findings

  • Previous & new research literature, in a language and format that is useful to the general public, mass media personnel, and emergency management personnel-as well as researchers

Contribute to the Communities within the Region and Nation

  • pursuant to developing disaster resilient communities (FEMA)

Contact Information

Location
Luzerne Building
8 High School Avenue

Office Hours
Mon.-Fri. 9a.m. – 5p.m.

Contact Numbers
Tel: (717) 872-3631
Fax: (717) 871-2429

Contact Email
cdre@millersville.edu

Internships & Co-ops

Internships

Opportunities provided to give students hands on experience in the field.

Memberships

The CDRE at Millersville University is a member of the Homeland Security Higher Education Consortium, Keystone Emergency Management Association, National Emergency Management Association, Emergency Management Higher Education Consortium and the International Association of Emergency Managers.