2015 Call for DESSC Nominations

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DESSC Updates

The UNOLS Deep Submergence Science Committee (DeSSC) is seeking nominations to fill two membership vacancies.

The DESSC is the UNOLS Committee charged with providing oversight and advice to the National Deep Submergence Facility (NDSF) operator on matters concerning utilization, upgrades, and long-term planning of its vehicles (Alvin, Jason, and Sentry).  The Committee strives to maintain awareness of the needs of the users for new sensors and equipment to address important scientific questions, and to provide this information to the NDSF operator and the federal agencies.    Additionally the  Committee works  to  engage early  career scientists and promote outreach initiatives on the use of NDSF vehicles in deep submergence research.

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The nomination deadline is July 20th, 2015