International Journal of Disaster Response and Emergency Management (IJDREM)

International Journal of Disaster Response and Emergency Management (IJDREM)

Editors-in-Chief: Dean Kyne (The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, USA) and William Donner (The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, USA)
Published: Quarterly |Established: 2018
ISSN: 2572-4940|EISSN: 2572-4932|DOI: 10.4018/IJDREM

Description

The International Journal of Disaster Response and Emergency Management (IJDREM) provides a forum through which researchers, professionals, practitioners, policy makers, university students, and alike from multidisciplinary backgrounds including social sciences, behavioral sciences, environmental sciences, engineering, geography, management, public policy, and emergency management can share emerging knowledge and disseminate study findings in all aspects of disaster and emergency studies. The journal provides a means to exchange the latest ideas and concerns on the disaster studies.

Topics Covered

  • Contingency disaster planning and management
  • Disaster planning
  • Disaster preparedness and mitigation
  • Disaster recovery and sustainability
  • Disaster response and public policy
  • Disaster risk reduction and management
  • Emergency management and issues
  • Environmental disasters
  • Environmental hazards and environmental justice
  • Evacuation in natural disasters
  • Humanitarian issues in disaster response
  • Man-made and technology hazards
  • Nuclear power emergency management
  • Resilience and social capital evaluation
  • Response to terror threats and disasters
  • Risk assessment of natural and man-made disasters
  • Social vulnerability and resiliency
  • Vulnerability assessment

Mission and Scope

The mission of the International Journal of Disaster Response and Emergency Management (IJDREM) is to bring together a compendium of innovative and multidisciplinary research within the related fields of disaster and emergency response management. This journal publishes high quality manuscripts and studies of researchers, policy makers, practitioners, and emergency professionals from around the world. IJDREM provides a forum to planners and policy analysts, practitioners, academicians, and others from around the world to exchange their views and ideas on all aspects of disaster and emergency studies.

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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Editor(s)-in-Chief Biography

Editorial Board

International Advisory Board
Maximiliano Korstanje, University of Palermo, Argentina
Associate Editors
Bob Bolin, Arizona State University, United States
Walter Diaz, The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, United States
Dushmanta Dutta, CSIRO Land and Water, Australia
Pairote Pathranarakul, National Institute of Development Administration, Thailand
Havidan Rodriguez, The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, United States
Samrat Sinha, O.P. Jindal Global University, India
Tam Vu, University of Hawaii at Hilo, United States
Dawid Wladyka, The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, United States
Editorial Review Board
Mostafa AboElsoud, American University of the Middle East, Kuwait
Houshang Habibniya, American University of the Middle East, Kuwait
Arlett Lomeli, The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, United States

Submission

Researchers and practitioners are invited to submit their original empirical research articles 5,000–7,000 words in length. Interested authors must consult the journal’s guidelines for manuscript submissions at http://www.igi-global.com/publish/contributor-resources/before-you-write/ prior to submission. All submitted articles will be reviewed on a double-blind review basis by no fewer than 3 members of the journal’s Editorial Review Board and 1 Associate Editor. Final decision regarding acceptance/revision/rejection will be based on the reviews received from the reviewers and at the sole discretion of the Editor-in-Chief.

All manuscripts must be submitted through the E-Editorial Discovery™ online submission manager:
http://www.igi-global.com/submission/submit-manuscript

All submissions and inquiries should be directed to the attention of:

Drs. Dean Kyne and William Donner
Editors-in-Chief
The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, Edinburg, Texas, USA
Email: dean.kyne@utrgv.edu | william.donner@utrgv.edu