Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Date Founded




Charitable Causes

Biological & Life Science Research
Philanthropy, Voluntarism, and Grantmaking Foundations
Education Research & Support
Science & Technology Research

Employees (Worldwide)



Commercial Scientific Research
Engineering, Construction & Architecture

Company Description

For nearly a century, WHOI has been one of the best known and most trusted names in ocean science and exploration. Our scientists and engineers have played a part in many of the discoveries that form the modern understanding of the ocean and how it interacts with other parts of the planet, including human society.

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Chief Business Development Officer


President & Ex Officio Director

Director Research

Institute Director

Director of Communications

Director of Annual Giving

Media Relations Coordinator

Board of Directors

Vice Chairman, USA at Caledonia (Private) Investments Pty. Ltd.

Earth, Ocean & Atmo SCI Dean, College of Earth, Ocean & Atmospheric Sciences at Oregon State University

Treasurer & Director at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Founding Member & Chairman at InfoConversions

Partner at White, Weld & Co. LLC

Distinguished Alumni
J. Kim Vandiver is now Dean, Undergraduate Research at Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Scott Doney is now Chair, Department of Marine Chemistry & Geochemistry at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Christopher Scholin is now President & Chief Executive Officer at Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute
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President at TeraCool LLC


The Consortium for Ocean Leadership Inc., a non-profit organization, represents public and private ocean research and education institutions, aquaria and industry with the mission to advance research, education and sound ocean policy. The organization also manages ocean research and education programs in areas of scientific ocean drilling, ocean observing, ocean exploration, and ocean partnerships. The company was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in Washington, DC.

Our mission is to conduct scientific research and education in the fields of mammal biology, animal behavior and pollution ecology to promote environmental protection by providing our findings to the public, managers and other scientists. Accomplishments are demonstrated through publications in scientific journals and in public and scientific presentations.

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