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Ohio Sea Grant College Program
and Stone Laboratory

Ohio Sea Grant and Stone Laboratory

Sea Grant Knauss Fellowship: Tony Murphy

Project Number: E/I-008, Completion Report

Start Date: 11/4/1994

Completion Date: 2/1/1995

Classified Under: Education

Principal Investigator(s)1.Jeffrey Reutter, The Ohio State University*
Co-Principal Investigator(s)2.Rosanne W. Fortner, COSEE Great Lakes*
This shows the current affiliation and may not match affiliation at time of participation. *

Funding Record

Source: Ohio Sea Grant College Program
Source FundState MatchPass Through
Total$ 36,000.00$ 0.00$ 0.00

Objectives

To support a graduate student on an internship in Washington, D.C., gaining valuable first-hand experience of our nation's government by working on the staff of a congressional or senate subcommittee or on the staff of a congressman or senator dealing with marine affairs.

Rationale

The National Sea Grant College Program's Internship Program is designed to provide a mechanism our country's superior young graduate students with an opportunity to share their expertise and to gain experience on marine affairs and issues at the national level. This will accelerate the student's career development and help to assure that the brightest minds are working on marine issues

Methodology

Anthony P. Murphy will be appointed as a Graduate Research Associate or a Research Assistant for the period of his fellowship. He will receive a monthly stipend and living allowance while he is in Washington. His particular staff assignment will be determined during a one-week visitation and interview session in Washington in early December 1994. Mr. Murphy is a self-starter and highly motivated individual who will do well in this interview process.

Benefits & Accomplishments

Mr. Murphy's environmental background and his excellent communication skills will be an asset for him in this program. The experience will assist him greatly and put him far ahead in achieving career goals.

Supported Students

StudentTony Murphy (Graduate)
The Ohio State University