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Dr Josh Kohut on NPR radio

Josh Kohut explains changes in water temperature from beach to beach along the Mid-Atlantic Bight

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Next Stop: Cape Town

On July 11 2014 RU29 was deployed out of Santos Brazil on a mission to cross the South Atlantic to Cape Town South Africa

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Rutgers: Revolutionary

What do the Department of Marine and Coastal Sciences, The Revolutionary War and U2 all have in common?

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Community College Undergraduate Research Initiative Visits RUCOOL

Community College professors from Texas, Florida, Tennessee, New York, and Washington participated in a field trip on the Raritan River.  Drs. Glenn, Taghon, and Chant as well as TA and graduate student Aboozar Tabatabai, hosted the field experience to exchange ideas about effective teaching practices with undergraduate students.  Drs. Kohut and Bidle (not pictured) also worked with the group to discuss teaching with data and integrating research into the classroom.

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Arctic Dye Test 2014

Left to Right: Jack McSweeney (Ph.D Candiate), Elias Hunter (Technician extraordinaire), Bob Chant, Peter Shipton (RU- SEBS 2008) and Hank Statscewich (MS Rutgers DMCS, 2002) after dye injection (see background) in the Arctic’s Chukchi Sea as part of a Bureau of Ocean Energy Management funding project (BOEM) with collaborators from the University of Alaska Fairbanks.

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Sikes & Hartnett named Chair Elect and Secretary of the Organic Geochemistry Division of the Geochemical Society

Liz Sikes and former IMCS post-doc Hilairy Hartnett are the newly selected  Chair-elect and Secretary of the Organic Geochemistry Division of the Geochemical Society.  They recently attended the Goldschmidt 2014 Conference in Sacramento to take up their duties.

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Sage CarrieKen Able to receive the prestigious Nancy Foster Habitat Conservation Award

Dr. Ken Able, Director of the Rutgers Marine Field Station, will recieve the award at the 7th Annual Summit on Coastal and Estuarine Restoration held this November Read More...

Bob KoppThe Economic Impact of Climate Change

Kate Gordon and Robert Kopp were featured on WHYY the morning of July 1st discussing the economic risks of climate change.


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Research done with Autonomous Underwater Vehicles by members of the Department of Marine and Coastal Sciences was highlighted in a recent article in The EconomistRead More...

Sage CarrieRutgers marine science educators win statewide 4-H award

Rutgers reps Drs. Schofield, Glenn, Kohut, Ferraro, Lichtenwalner, Hunter-Thomson and McDonnell partnered with the Lawrence Hall of Science at UC Berkeley to create a middle school level curriculum on climate change Read More...

Amanda WenczelAmanda Wenczel Awarded NJ Sea Grant Stew Tweed Scholarship

 Congratulations Amanda Wenczel on being awarded the New Jersey Sea Grant Stew Tweed Scholarship! 



IEOAS is looking for Postdoctoral Fellows


The Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences at Rutgers University supports Postdoctoral Associates in the areas of biological, chemical, geological and physical oceanography. These fellowships are one year renewable appointments. Prospective candidates are expected to pursue creative research avenues within existing research programs and faculty expertise. Applications can be submitted for consideration on an ongoing basis. However, new openings are not anticipated until early in 2015. Active solicitation of applications will commence in late 2014.

Any applications should include a statement of research interests that clearly coordinate with IMCS faculty research programs, a curriculum vitae, and names of 3 references. They should be emailed to Dr. Richard A. Lutz (Director, Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences): This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it (please include “Postdoc” in the subject line).


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This month's featured student is Filipa Carvalho Learn more about Filipa.


Exciting Science

Daphne Munroe: "Ancient Lessons in the Ecology of Food Production" Read More...

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