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MIT-WHOI Joint Program Admissions Advisory Committee

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The Admissions Advisory Committee provides advice to the WHOI representatives on the MIT-WHOI Joint Program Committees (e.g. JCAOSE, JCBO, JCCO, JCMG&G, and JCPO) , the WHOI Associate Dean and WHOI Vice President for Academic Programs/Dean with respect to qualifications of applicants for admission to the MIT-WHOI Joint Program and, in the case of special applications, to the WHOI graduate program. The Committee consists of the J. Seward Johnson Chair/Education Coordinator for each department and one other member of the Scientific Staff or Senior Technical Staff appointed by the Vice President for Academic Programs/Dean in consultation with the Department Chair. The Committee is chaired by the WHOI Associate Dean, or the Vice President for Academic Programs/Dean, or another member of the Scientific Staff designated by the Vice President for Academic Programs/Dean.

Membership

The Committee consists of the J. Seward Johnson Chair/Education Coordinator for each department and one other member of the Scientific Staff or Senior Technical Staff appointed by the Vice President for Academic Programs and Dean in consultation with the Department Chair. The Committee is chaired by the Associate Dean, or the Vice President for Academic Programs and Dean, or another member of the Scientific Staff designated by the Vice President for Academic Programs and Dean.

The current members are listed in the table below:

MIT-WHOI Joint Program Admissions Advisory Committee
Delia Oppo  Associate Dean
Ann Tarrant  Education Coordinator, Biology Department
Stephanie Jenouvrier  Biology Department Representative
Carolyn Tepolt  Biology Department Representative
Jeffrey Seewald  Education Coordinator, Marine Chemistry & Geochemistry Department
Amy Apprill  Marine Chemistry & Geochemistry Department Representative
Daniel Lizarralde  Education Coordinator, Geology & Geophysics Department
Andrew Ashton  Geology & Geophysics Department Representative
Andone Lavery  Education Coordinator, Applied Ocean Physics & Engineering Department
Britt Raubenheimer  Applied Ocean Physics & Engineering Department Representative
Claudia Cenedese  Education Coordinator, Physical Oceanography Department
Anthony Kirincich  Physical Oceanography Department Representative