UMass Dartmouth's Professor Rothschild co-editor and author in latest volume of The Sea

Professor Brian J. Rothschild, dean of the Massachusetts Intercampus Graduate School of Marine Sciences and Technology and director of UMass Dartmouth's School for Marines Science and Technology, is an editor and co-author of the latest volume of The Sea.

February 8, 2002 

UMass Dartmouth's Professor Rothschild co-editor and author in latest volume of The Sea

Professor Brian J. Rothschild, dean of the Massachusetts Intercampus Graduate School of Marine Sciences and Technology and director of UMass Dartmouth's School for Marines Science and Technology, is an editor and co-author of the latest volume of The Sea. 

This ambitious collection of scientific research,begun in 1962, provides a continuing, comprehensive and timely synthesis of the state of knowledge of ocean science…[and an] overview [of] research frontiers as ocean science progresses. Publishers are John Wiley & Sons, New York. 

Rothschild collaborated with co-editors Allan R. Robinson and James J. McCarthy to write the volume's introduction on Biological-Physical Interactions in the Sea: emergent findings and directions. 

He also collaborated with them on selecting and reviewing the other topics, and wrote the chapter on Population Dynamics and Physical Forcing. 

As dean of the new Massachusetts Intercampus Graduate School of Marine Sciences and Technology, he is charged with leading the master's and doctoral programs in the marine sciences for the Amherst, Boston, Dartmouth and Lowell campuses of the University of Massachusetts. The multi-campus graduate school admitted its first doctoral students in January.


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