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Panama Field Course

In summer term of 2014, University of Oregon students will have a unique opportunity to study marine ecology in Panama under the direction of Professor Richard Emlet. For more information: Panama 2014 course Brochure

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How to Report a Dead or Injured Marine Mammal

OIMB is part of the West Coast Marine Mammal Stranding Network. If you need to report a dead or injured stranded marine mammal please call the West Coast Marine Mammal Stranding hotline at 1-866-767-6114. Please give the animal space and do not attempt to push the animal back in the water, touch, or feed it. For […]

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Backbone connected to the neck bone

Backbone connected to the neck bone

Recently, two whale skeletons were reconstructed and assembled for display in the new Charleston Marine Life Center.  A team of student and teacher volunteers led by Lee Post (a.k.a. the BoneMan) spent all of October rebuilding a killer whale and gray whale skeleton on the OIMB campus. A special thanks to our volunteers, Nancy Treneman, […]

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Assistant Professor Opening

The Oregon Institute of Marine Biology (http://oimb.uoregon.edu) and the Department of Biology (http://biology.uoregon.edu) at the University of Oregon invite applications for a tenure-track (Assistant Professor) position in marine biology based at OIMB in Charleston, Oregon. Individuals whose research interests are appropriate for a marine laboratory, complement the strengths of existing faculty, and whose teaching interests […]

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