Faculty Funding

MIT Doherty Career Development Chair

The award is intended to support promising young MIT professors in undertaking marine-related research to further innovative uses of the ocean's resources. Non-tenured faculty from any Institute department who are eligible for the Doherty Professorship in Ocean Utilization. There are no restrictions on the area of research, and any aspect of marine use and/or management may be addressed, whether social, political, environmental, economic or technical.

Endowed by the Henry L. and Grace Doherty Charitable Foundation, the two-year Chair provides $25,000 per year for two years. This year's nominations for the Doherty Professorship in Ocean Utilization are due: December 23, 2016.

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MIT Sea Grant News

RESCUES Guide Book: Helping to make fishing communities safer
MIT Sea Grant... 5 / 19 / 2016

Event on April 10th 4:00PM to Launch RESCUES: Responding to Emergencies at Sea and to Communities Under Extreme Stress in New Bedford
MIT Sea Grant... 5 / 3 / 2016

Professor Otto Cordero was awarded the 2016 Doherty Professorship in Ocean Utilization
MIT Sea Grant... 5 / 2 / 2016


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