Yair Rosenthal named AGU Fellow

Established in 1962, the Fellows program recognizes American Geophysical Union (AGU) members who have made exceptional contributions to Earth and space sciences as valued by their peers and vetted by a committee of Fellows. AGU Fellows are recognized for their scientific eminence in the Earth and space sciences. Their breadth...

Rutgers Distinguishes Itself with the Marine Technology Society

The Marine Technology Society promotes awareness, understanding, and the advancement and application of marine technology. Incorporated in 1963, the international society brings together businesses, institutions, professionals, academics, and students who are ocean engineers, technologists, policy makers, and educators. It is a leading authority and advocate for marine technology and resources...

Mike Acquafredda Awarded a Knauss Fellowship

Congratulations to DMCS student Mike Acquafredda as he has been awarded a Knauss Fellowship. Sea Grant Announces 2020 Finalists for the John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship Program Silver Spring, MD -- NOAA and Sea Grant are pleased to announce the finalists for the 2020 class of the John A....

Outstanding Senior and Undergraduate Research Excellence Award Winners

We are happy to announce the 2019 winners of the awards as follows: Outstanding Senior Award: Lauren Rodgers Lauren Rodgers is a student in Rutgers’ prestigious Honors Program, the merit-based full scholarship awarded to our top students across all disciplines in the University. She is presently completing her degree in...

NOAA 2019-2020 Sea Scallop Research Set-Aside Awards

Kudos to Eleanor Bochenek, Jason Morson and Doug Zemeckis for landing a NOAA Scallop RSA grant! RSA is a unique applied research funding mechanism targeted at resolving industry-driven problems in specific fisheries - see link below for more details. Here is a summary of what they will be tackling: "Can...

2019 Excellence Award Winners

We are happy to announce the 2019 winners of the awards as follows: INTERNATIONAL EXCELLENCE AWARD: Yair Rosenthal | Department of Marine and Coastal Sciences DMCS is excited and proud of Yair Rosenthal who has been awarded the 2019 School of Environmental and Biological Sciences Award for International Excellence. This...

Oscar Schofield 2019 Hutchinson Award Recipient

The G. Evelyn Hutchinson award honors a limnologist or oceanographer who has made considerable contributions to knowledge, and whose future work promises a continued legacy of scientific excellence. Dr. Oscar Schofield is the 2019 recipient of the G. Evelyn Hutchinson Award for transforming our understanding of the physical and chemical...

Kenneth Able Named Recipient of the Dwight A. Webster Memorial Award

The Northeastern Division of the American Fisheries Society (AFS) has named Rutgers University-New Brunswick’s Institute of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences (EOAS) faculty member Kenneth W. Able the 2018 recipient of the Dwight A. Webster Memorial Award. Able is a Distinguished Professor in the Rutgers Department of Marine and Coastal Sciences,...