In recognition of National Ocean Month during June 2020, STEM Rising has been highlighting ocean researchers at the national laboratories and program offices of the U.S. Department of Energy.
These impressive ocean researchers, analysts, engineers, and communications professionals all came into their careers supporting ocean energy in different ways, but share a love for the ocean and a passion for protecting and improving the environment. View their profiles here.
Check out their stories for inspiration on your next career move, a look at the ways people celebrate ocean month, advice on how to get into ocean careers, and even find book and movie recommendations for all ages to learn about the ocean.
Plus, you’ll learn about these ocean researchers’ favorite facts about the ocean and you’ll be sure to discover something new from their stories.
At the Energy Department, we’re always looking for more talented STEM professionals to join our work – visit energy.gov/STEM to learn about all of our STEM internships, fellowships, research opportunities, and support for teachers and the workforce.