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Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Mary Schumacher

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Curriculum Vitae

MARY SCHUMACHER

                                                             Center Administrator II

Marine Policy Center, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

                                                           Woods Hole, MA  02543

508-289-2846

mschumacher@whoi.edu

 

Education:

            B.A, 1975, Political Science and French (double major), Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA

            M.Sc., 2003, Political Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Employment:

Aug. 2008-present, Center Administrator II, Marine Policy Center, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

1993-2008, Research Assistant III, Marine Policy Center, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

1992-1993, Staff Assistant, Marine Policy Center, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

1991-1992, Research Associate, Graduate School of Business Administration, Harvard University

1986-1990, Research Fellow in National Security, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University

1983-1986, Free-lance researcher, writer, editor

1981-1982, Managing Editor, Partisan Review, published at Boston University 1979-1980, Editor, Health Care Systems Department, Abt Associates, Inc.

1978-1979, Editor and Contract Administrator, Rural Experimental Schools contract, Education Department, Abt Associates, Inc.

1977-1978, Bilingual Secretary, Education Development Center, Newton, MA

1975-1977, Administrative Assistant, Department of Humanistic and Behavioral Studies, School of Education, Boston University

Other Professional Activities:

1987-present, Research/Writing Advisor, National Security Fellows Program, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University

1999-2005, Member, Case Study Editorial Review Board, National Security Studies Joint Program of the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University, and the Paul Nitze School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University

Community Service:

2008 –    Member, Falmouth Conservation Commission (appointed through 6/2013)

2007- 2008  Alternate Member, Falmouth Conservation Commission     

1992-1995, Big Sister, Big Brothers & Sisters of Cape Cod and the Islands

 1990-1995, Falmouth Cable TV Advisory Commission (Chair, 1992-1995)

 1990, Adult Literacy Tutor, Falmouth Volunteers in Public Schools

Research Interests:

 International environmental law and management; international organizations; land-based marine pollution; US national security policy; US science and technology policy. Author or co-author of more than 20 scholarly articles and reports and more than a dozen case studies of federal agency programs and federal contractor business practices.


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