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For more information regarding the NOAA Experiential Research and Training Opportunity requirements please visit: 

http://www.noaa.gov/noaa-experiential-research-training-opportunities-nerto

 

Fall 2017 NERTOs

Philip Bellamy

NERTO Project Title: Determining Trends in Water Quality Using High Resolution Land Use Data

NERTO Duration: 12 weeks

NOAA NERTO Mentor: Dr. Christopher Kelble, AOML, NOAA OAR

 

Shan Guruvadoo

NERTO Project Title: Investigating Causes of Changing Tidal Range and Timing in U.S. Harbors

NERTO Duration: 12 weeks

NOAA NERTO Mentor: Dr. Gregory Dusek, CO-OPS, NOAA NOS

NOAA NERTO Co-Mentor: Dr. Chris Zervas, CO-OPS, NOAA NOS

 

Summer 2018 NERTOs

Mallory Brooks

NERTO Project Title: Implementing Ecosystem-based Management in the U.S. Caribbean

NERTO Duration: 12 weeks

NOAA NERTO Mentor: Dr. William Arnold, Southeast Regional Office, NOAA NMFS

 

Nigel Lascelles

NERTO Project Title: Chemical Characterization of Microplastics Polymers

NERTO Duration: 12 weeks

NOAA NERTO Mentor: Dr. Ashok Deshpande, Sandy Hook Laboratory, NOAA NMFS

 

Anthony Lima

NERTO Project Title: Evaluating Indicators of Regulatory Complexity to Understand the Cost of Compliance

NERTO Duration: 12 weeks

NOAA NERTO Mentor: Dr. Scott Large, Northeast Fisheries Science Center, NOAA NMFS

 

Cristina Madrid

NERTO Project Title: Gray, Green, and Cultural Infrastructure Solutions to Enhance Coastal Resilience

NERTO Duration: 12 weeks

NOAA NERTO Mentor: Dr. Kimberly Penn, OCM, NOS

NOAA NERTO Co-Mentor: Dr. Melissa Kenney, CICS-MD

 

Miya Pavlock-McAuliffe

NERTO Project Title: Geospatial Data Collection and Visualization to Enhance Resource Manager/Scientist Collaborations

NERTO Duration: 12 weeks

NOAA NERTO Mentor: Dr. Andrew DeVogelaere, MBNMS, NOS

 

Anticipated Spring 2019 NERTOs

Samuel Mwenda

NERTO Project Title: Atlantic Highly Migratory Species Fisheries Management

NERTO Duration: 12 weeks

NOAA NERTO Mentor: Dr. Randy Blankinship, Atlantic Highly Migratory Species Management Division, NOAA NMFS/SF1

 

Anticipated Summer 2019 NERTOs

Meghan Martinez

NERTO Project Title: Pending

NERTO Duration: 12 weeks

NOAA Mentor: Dr. Dionne Hoskins-Brown

NOAA NERTO Mentor: Pending

 

Angelique Rosa-Marin

NERTO Project Title: Exploring the Use of Foraminifera as a Bioassay Organism for Coral Reef Environments

NERTO Duration: 12 weeks

NOAA NERTO Mentor: Dr. Cheryl Woodley, NCCOS, NOAA NOS

 

Ra'Teema Stanley

NERTO Project Title: Rip Current Model Validation

NERTO Duration: 12 weeks

NOAA NERTO Mentor: Dr. Michael Churma, OSTI MDL, NOAA NWS

NOAA NERTO Co-Mentor: Dr. Jung-Sun Im, OSTI MDL, NOAA NWS