UW MTS Student Chapter of Marine Technology Society

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The student chapter of the Marine Technology Society is a University wide  organization serving the UW_Seattle, UW_Tacoma and UW_Bothell campus where Student, faculty, and staff interested in all aspects of ocean science and technology gather to advance student opportunities in observational ocean science.  

UW_MTS membership provides

  • networking with industry professionals
  • recieve the peer-reviewed MTS journal which publishes student-authored papers
  • discounts on registration to MTS-sponsored conferences and workshops
  • career services on the web with resume posting and job listings
  • coordination with the Ocean Technology Program
  • engagement with ERIS (Exploration and Remote Instrumentation by Students) Observatory
  • outreach programs directed towards STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math)

UW_MTS is the community of students, engineers, technologists, policy-makers, and student educators.

Our mission is to:

  1. Facilitate a broader understanding of the relevance of marine technology to wider global issues by enhancing the dissemination of marine technology information
  2. Promote and improve marine technology and related educational programs
  3. Advance the development of the tools and procedures required to explore, study and further the responsible and sustainable use of the oceans.

UW_MTS’s long-range vision:

To be the student advocates for marine technology and resources through promoting member success in their academic career.