So much research is underway….

By | August 27th, 2012|PhD Archive|

There is so much information available about disaster management and disaster response.  It is quite a daunting task to become well read and well informed about this topic area.  There is a large amount of information about disasters overseas – research has been done about disasters across Asia and for large scale recent disasters like […]

The beginning…

By | August 24th, 2012|Uncategorized|

I began my PhD in March 2012 – my area of interest being community recovery after natural disaster.  I experienced my first bushfire when I was a teenager in Western Victoria.  My father fought the fire as part of the volunteer bush brigade.  The town of Streatham was razed and one life was lost.  I […]