Anamaria Bukvic

Research Assistant Professor


Research Interests
Coastal hazards, adaptation, & resilience; relocation & displacement; vulnerability; and disaster risk reduction


Climate Change & Societal Impacts (GEOG 4984/5984)

Recent Publications

Bukvic, A. (2017). Towards the sustainable climate change population movement: the relocation suitability index. Climate and Development, 1-14 DOI: 10.1080/17565529.2017.1291407

Bukvic, A.,& Owen, G. (2016). Attitudes towards relocation following Hurricane Sandy: should we stay or should we go? Disasters 41:1. DOI: 10.1111/disa.12186

Bukvic, A., Smith, A., Zhang, A. (2015). Evaluating drivers of coastal relocation in Hurricane Sandy affected communities. International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, pp. 215-228, DOI: 10.1016/j.ijdrr.2015.06.008

Bukvic, A. (2015). Integrated framework for the relocation potential assessment of coastal communities (RPACC): Application to Hurricane-Sandy affected areas. Environment, Systems, and Decisions 35(2): pp. 264-278, DOI 10.1007/s10669-015-9546-5

Bukvic, A. (2015). Identifying gaps and inconsistencies in the use of relocation rhetoric: a prerequisite for sound relocation policy and planning. Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change 20(7), pp. 1203-1209, DOI: 10.1007/s11027-013-9532-5

Affiliated Faculty

Global Change Center, Virginia Tech

Center for Gerontology, Virginia Tech

Interfaces of Global Change, Interdisciplinary Graduate Education Program, Virginia Tech

Disaster Resilience, Interdisciplinary Graduate Education Program, Virginia Tech

Anamaria Bukvic