Interdisciplinary Studies of the Ocean
The research mission of the Department of Oceanography revolves around developing innovative and interdisciplinary approaches to quantifying ocean change and to assessing associated societal opportunities and risks. Our 21 faculty members pursue research in four major sub-disciplines: biological oceanography, chemical oceanography, geological oceanography and physical oceanography. Click on the links to these groups to find out more about individual faculty interests.
The Department of Oceanography is involved in a number of collaborative research programs.
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