Call for 6th JDR Award Nominations
Candidate for nomination
Anyone is eligible to be nominated for the JDR Award whose work in the Journal of
Disaster Research (JDR) has contributed greatly to progress in disaster research. The
nominee may be an author, a guest editor of a special issue, or a reviewer in JDR. No
limitations are placed on the date or period of the achievement being considered.
The JDR Editorial Committee evaluates nominees and selects one winner each year.
The winner of the 6th JDR Award will be announced in autumn, 2019. At the award
ceremony, the winner will receive a testimonial and a commemorative plaque. The
winner’s name, the reasons for the award, and the selection process will be published in
the Journal of Disaster Research and on its Website.
Nominating a Candidate
Anyone can be nominated for this Award by posting or emailing a nomination form to the
following address/email address. Nomination forms can be downloaded on the JDR Award
Nominations for this Award must reach the following postal/email address by
May 15, 2020 in Japan time.
Nomination form: [WORD] Download
Send nomination forms to the following destination:
JDR Editorial Office, Fuji Technology Press Ltd.
Unizo Uchikanda 1-Chome Bldg. 2F
1-15-7 Uchikanda, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-0047, Japan
Phone: +81-3-5577-3851 / Fax: +81-3-5577-3861
*Note: Write “JDR Award Nominee” in the email title field or as the first line of the postal mail address.
JDR Award Website:
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