The Disaster Research Center

Celebrating Over 50 Years of Disaster Research and Education

The Disaster Research Center was established in 1963 and now, over fifty years later, DRC celebrates its continued success in research, training, and service to the disaster community.

In DRC News…


Fall 2014 DRC Dispatch Now Available

Stay up to date on all DRC news and information
with our biannual e-newsletter!

Inside this issue of DRC Dispatch,

  • Updates on DRC’s 2014 Events – including pictures from the 50th Anniversary Workshop & Celebration and IAEM@UD’s Pie-in-the-Face Fundraiser
  • New DRC Grants & Research Initiatives
  • Student Achievements
  • Faculty & Student Presentations & Publications

Check out the full DRC Dispatch here: DRC Dispatch, Volume 3 Issue 2


Stewardship of EMForum.Org's Archive

The E.L. Quarantelli Collection has taken over’s extensive archive of their webinars and programs. This collection of web-based resources covers a broad range of topics of relevance to emergency management practitioners and theoretical researchers. These valuable resources are available via the E.L. Quarantelli Collection page.

DRC 50th Anniversary Workshop & Celebration
Disaster Research Center
166 Graham Hall
111 Academy Street
University of Delaware
Newark, DE 19716

Phone: (302) 831-6618