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Research Areas

Applications will be accepted from new or recent doctoral recipients with research interests associated with the following:

Research Departments

Applicants who wish to conduct research on topics of general interest to one or more of the departments are encouraged to apply.  Interdepartmental research,  including with the Marine Policy Center, is also encouraged.  Information about the individual Departments and their research can be found by visiting the following department links.

United States Geological Survey (USGS)

A joint USGS/WHOI award will be given to a postdoc whose research is in an area of common interest between USGS and WHOI Scientific Staff.  The individual will interact with both USGS and WHOI based advisors on their research.  More information about the U.S. Geological Survey’s Woods Hole Science Center can be found here.