Student Engagement


The OAEM Student Engagement Committee (SEC) supports an emerging workforce in the rapidly growing field of emergency management and business continuity; a unique profession that spans multi-disciplines, multi-sectors and multi-generations! Get involved, interact and connect.   
OAEM is seeking emerging emergency management and business continuity professionals to join the Student Engagement Committee (SEC); an important opportunity to get involved and interact with Canada’s largest emergency management and business continuity professional association.   

Some responsibilities include:
  • Participating in monthly Student Engagement Committee meetings
  • Meaningful engagement in a wide variety of Board activities
  • Serving as an OAEM ambassador by promoting association initiatives at post-secondary institutions and emergency management student networks across Ontario
  • Supporting ‘In Your Community’ member outreach and student-focused events
  • Identifying student supports and professional development needs

  • Send a brief expression of interest and a copy of your resume to Mubin Shaikh, Director of Student Engagement at by February 15, 2024
  • Be a current OAEM Student Member enrolled in emergency management and/or business continuity related academic studies on a full-time basis at a recognized post-secondary institution in Ontario (or within Canada if a remote/hybrid program) or a student intern.