OSRI seeks nominations to STC

OSRI is currently seeking nominations to the Scientific and Technical Committee.  We seek qualified indiviualswho are specialists in matters relating to oil spill containment technology, Arctic and subArctic marine environments, oil toxicity, biodegradation, education, and the living resources and socioeconomics of the Alaskan marine region.

Committee members serve three-year terms of office.  The STC meets at least once each year for one day in Cordova or Anchorage.  Ther responsibilities of members include reviewing proposals, attending STC meetings and teleconferences, participating in debates and articulating justifications for opinions and comments in support or dissent of the STC consensus.  Members are expected to recuse themselves from opinions where conflicts of interest occur.

Interested parties should submit a letter of interest and resume to Scott Pegau (wspegau@pwssc.org).  Submissions are due February 1, 2018.  More information can be found here.