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The Coastal Hazards Center-University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is seeking one or more highly motivated individuals who is interested in pursuing either an MS or a PhD degree with focus on coastal hazards modeling. Read more about the program.

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The second book edition of “Hazards Analysis: Reducing the Impact of Disasters” has recently been released. This edition “provides a structure and process for understanding the nature of natural and human-caused disasters.” The book was edited by CHC Advisory Board member John C. Pine, and includes several chapters by CHC Executive Director Dr. Gavin Smith. The book employs a cross-disciplinary approach to implement processes to reduce the impact of natural disasters and promote social, economic, and environmental sustainability.