Deputy Director & Vice President for Research

Staffing & Conduct

Appointments & Promotions

A manual that provides information and general guidelines on the criteria for appointment and promotion of scientific and technical staff at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, and on the procedures by which such decisions are generally made.

Navigating the Tenure Track

Navigating the Tenure Track is designed to provide guidance concerning those unwritten, informal practices on topics relating to career development.

Dept. & Center Management

The policies and procedures for the administration of WHOI's research departments, and Marine Policy Center


Many factors contribute to providing a healthy and productive work environment. WHOI strives to advance practices which advocate diversity, equitable treatment, and ethical actions in staff at all levels.