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Sheel Prajapati '18: Coastal systems science
Sheel, who pursued her master's degree in coastal systems science at UMassD's School for Marine Science and Technology, outlines the keys to career success.
Greg DeCelles '14: Living Marine Resource Science and Management
Alum Greg DeCelles talks about SMAST's collaborative environment and the added value of working with faculty, peers, and local fishermen
Marcos Sastre-Cordova '14: PhD, Marine Observation Technologies
Alum Marcos Sastre-Cordova talks about his work as a systems engineer and explains how pursuing his doctorate degree at SMAST helped advance his career path.
Valerie Hall '14: PhD Marine Science: Living Marine Resources Science/Management
Alumna Valerie Hall talks about her studies at UMassD's School for Marine Science & Technology and the Intercampus Marine Science Program, which allows students to take courses anywhere in the UMass system.
Dahlia Medeiros ’12: Environmental scientist and engineer
UMassD alum joins Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection's Waterway Protection Program to help address Commonwealth's statewide concerns
Doug Zemeckis: '16 PhD in Marine Science & Technology
Doug Zemeckis researched the spawning dynamics of the Atlantic cod during his doctoral studies at SMAST.
Katherine Thompson '13: The Department of Marine Resources' newest scientist
2013 SMAST alum Katherine Thompson talks about her experiences as a marine science student and her new career.
Dr. Craig P. O’Connell "14: Focus on shark conservation
When he’s not conducting research on shark conservation or diving with great white sharks, O’Connell focuses on youth education
Ana Paula Krelling: first PhD graduate of SMAST & IOUSP
Ana Paula Krelling is the first first dual-degree Ph.D. graduate of UMass Dartmouth’s School for Marine Science (SMAST) and the University of São Paulo Institute of Oceanography (IOUSP).
Catherine O'Keefe: Focus on sea scallop fishery
Catherine O'Keefe earned her PhD in Living Marine Resources and Management at SMAST.