Learn about exciting careers in oceanographic science at this special event.

Exploring Ocean STEM Careers

Thank you for a great Exploring Ocean STEM Careers Night!

Please check back early 2016 for our next event.

 

 April 14, 2015

Doors open 5:30 p.m.

6—8:30 p.m.

Come explore exciting careers in oceanographic science. They’re more diverse than you might think! Meet with scientists and professionals from the world-renowned Scripps Institution of Oceanography and Birch Aquarium. Gain valuable resources while learning more about ocean-related STEM careers.

Public: $12 per person
Members: $10 per person

Students under age 16 must be accompanied by a paying adult.

Learn more about our 2015 scientists below!

 


 

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2015 Participating Scientists:

Akana Noto - PhD Candidate, Ecology, Behavior and Evolution, UCSD. Read bio here.
Alex Hangsterfer - Geological Collections Manager, Scripps Institution of Oceanography. Read full bio here.
Andrew Nosal - Postdoc Researcher, Marine Biology Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UCSD. Read bio here.
Christian Briseno - PhD Candidate, Marine Physical Laboratory, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UCSD. Read bio here.
Elizabeth Vu - PhD Candidate, Marine Biology Research Division,
Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UCSD. Read bio here.
Fernando Nosratpour - Associate Curator, Birch Aquarium at
Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UCSD. Read bio here.
Garfield Kwan - PhD Candidate, Marine Biology Research Devision,
Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UCSD. Read bio here.
Jennifer Le -
PhD Candidate, Marine Biology Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UCSD. Read bio here.
Jennifer Michaud
- PhD Candidate, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry,
Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UCSD. Read bio here.
Jules Jaffe - Research Oceanographer with the Marine Physical Laboratory at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UCSD. Read bio here.
Kaitlyn Lowder -
PhD Candidate, Marine Biology Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UCSD. Read bio here.
Katherine Zaba -
PhD Candidate, Physical Oceanography Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UCSD. Read bio here.
Mariela Brooks
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PhD Candidate, Geosciences Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UCSD. Read bio here.
Phil Bresnahan -
PhD Candidate, Geosciences Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UCSD Read bio here.
Veronica Tamsitt
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PhD Candidate, Climate Sciences Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UCSD. Read bio here.

 

Previously Participating Scientists:

Gabi Laske, PhD- Professor-in-residence in the Cecil H. and Ida M. Green Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics (IGPP) at Scripps Institution of Oceanography. Read bio here.
Emily Kelly- PhD Candidate - IGERT Global Change, Marine Ecosystems, and Society. Read bio here.
Greg Rouse, PhD- Professor of Marine Biology, Curator of the Benthic Invertebrate collection at Scripps Institution of Oceanography. Read bio here.
Kathryn Mengerink, PhD- Lecturer at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, Senior Attorney and Director of the Ocean Program at the Environmental Law Institute. Read bio here.
Alex Hangsterfer- Geological Collections Manager, Scripps Institution of Oceanography. Read bio here.
Jules Jaffe, PhD
- Research Oceanographer with the Marine Physical Laboratory at Scripps Institution of Oceanography. Read bio here.
Bruce Appelgate, PhD- Associate Director, Scripps Institution of Oceanography. Read bio here.
Art Miller, PhD- Research Oceanographer, Senior Lecturer in Climate Sciences at Scripps Institution of Oceanography and Director of the Climate, Atmospheric Sciences, and Physical Oceanography  CASPO Division. Read bio here.
Randelle Bundy- PhD Candidate Geosciences Research Division Scripps Institution of Oceanography. Read bio here.
Lihini Aluwihare, PhD- Associate Professor, Scripps Institution of Oceanography. Read bio here.
Kerry Key, PhD
- Associate Professor, Marine EM Laboratory Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, Scripps Institution of Oceanography. Read bio here.
Vince Levesque- Senior Aquarist, Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography. Read bio here.
Summer Martin- PhD Candidate - IGERT Global Change, Marine Ecosystems and Society. Read bio here.
Peter Franks, PhD- Professor, Integrative Oceanography Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography. Read bio here.
James Turnbull- Geophysical Analyst, ROV Engineering  and Operations, Nimitz Marine Facility. Read bio here.