About the School of Marine Science and Ocean Engineering

The School of Marine Science and Ocean Engineering is the University of New Hampshire’s first ‘interdisciplinary school’, designed to address today’s highly complex ocean and coastal challenges through integrated graduate education, research and engagement. As such, it serves as an interdisciplinary nexus for marine science and ocean engineering teaching and research across the University. Learn More

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  • Kerri Seger, a postdoctoral researcher in the School of Marine Science and Ocean Engineering (SMSOE) and the Center for Coastal and Ocean Mapping, has been awarded a Fulbright U.S. Scholar grant to...
  • Tunicates in Portsmouth Harbor. Research by UNH's Dr. Jennifer Dijkstra
  • Prof. Nancy Kinner, seen here with two of her students, presented at an international symposium in Russia.
    “We really need to understand this country and be able to work together to protect our mutual coastlines.” That’s just one message Nancy Kinner, professor of civil and environmental engineering and...
  • Dr. David Burdick
    This National Estuaries Week is a fitting time to shine a light on the work of estuary champion David Burdick, interim director of UNH’s Jackson Estuarine Laboratory.
  • Jennifer Miksis-Olds, recipient of of the prestigious Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers, joins the School of Marine Science and Ocean Engineering
    Asking for time off on your first day at a new job can be awkward. But accepting an award from President Obama significantly mitigates that unease, Jennifer Miksis-Olds found recently. Just days...

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