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Dr. Gary Taghon, Rose Petrecca, Charlotte Fuller and Abe Gelb sample the benthic infauna in Barnegat Bay on R/V Caleta. Not pictured are captain Ken Roma and Dr. Judy Grassle
The annual Open House at the Rutgers University Marine Field Station was a huge success. Marine scientists highlighted the research graduate students and scientists are undertaking in the Mullica River, Great Bay Watershed and Barnegat Bay.
New Board Members, staff members from the
Office of the Secretary, administrators, and members of the Rutgers
Board of Trustees visited the Coastal Ocean Observation Lab.
Weis lab sampling in the Hackensack Meadowlands
Where the sculpture in from of IMCS building came from? Who is the author? Does it have a name? - Wonder no more - click the photo to go to the Clyde Lynds website for answers.
Kathrine Bianchini (right) prepares to view polychaete worms under a microscope. Watching are Charlotte Fuller and Rebecca Noah. / KIRK MOORE/STAFF PHOTO
Aquaculture class touring Rutgers NJ Aquaculture Innovation Center in Cape May
Costa Vetriani (left) and Stefan Sievert (right) collect a sediment core from the shallow water hydrothermal system of Paleochori Bay, Milos island (Mediterranean Sea), Greece, in May 2012, as part of a NSF-sponsored collaborative project between Stefan Sievert (WHOI), Dionysis Foustoukos (Carnegie Institution for Science) and Costantino Vetriani (Rutgers University). Photo credits: Roy Price.
Former Governor Tom Kean visited IMCS on February 27. During his tenure as Governor he was responsible for securing the 13 million dollars that the NYNJ Port Authority provided towards the construction of IMCS.
Professor Scott Glenn, technician Mike Smith,
undergrads Carey Glenn and Amanda Williams traveled to Barrow, Alaska
to visit the first Arctic testbed that will examine the dual-use
capability of CODAR SeaSondes for tracking vessels.
Rutgers is performing fish tagging research in the Raritan River to see
how local species are using the fish ladder. The target species is shad
(Alosa), but any species that uses the ladder will be measured and
New Brunswick was a sea of scarlet at Rutgers University’s fourth annual
Rutgers Day, an all-day festival celebrating academics, athletics and
good, old-fashioned fun.
U.S. IOOS Program Director Zdenka Willis traveled to
Rutgers University on August 16, 2012, to meet with
a high-ranking delegation from Thailand's Ministry of Science and
Technology and the Geo-Informatics and Space Technology Development
IMCS is looking for Postdoctoral Fellows
The Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences at Rutgers University is seeking Postdoctoral Associates in the areas of biological, chemical, geological and physical oceanography. Prospective candidates should foster creative research avenues and interactions among existing research programs and faculty expertise. These fellowships are one year renewable appointments. Applications are presently being accepted and evaluated on an ongoing basis. However, active review of applications will commence on February 15, 2013. Applications received by February 15, 2013 will receive the fullest attention.
To apply, please email a curriculum vitae, statement of research
interest, and names of 3 references to Dr. Richard A. Lutz (Director,
Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences):
(please include “Postdoc” in the subject line).
Rutgers is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
This month's featured student is Sushmita Patwardhan. Learn more about Sushmita.
: "Molecular Mechanisms of Coral Calcification"