Maritime at ODU

New online asynchronous course! Maritime Leadership, Technology, and Society (SCLM 303T).

Experts weigh in on the Francis Scott Key Bridge Collapse on 5/15/2024.

Announcement: Old Dominion University is a 2024 Center of Excellence for Domestic Maritime Workforce Training and Education (CoE) designee by the U.S. Department of Transportation, Maritime Administration. Find out more information here.

Fall 2024: The Nauticus Museum and ODU partners for GearUp!, the new maritime careers interactive display. More info coming soon!

ODU announces new School of Supply Chain, Logistics, and Maritime Operations! Find out more here.

ODU's 2nd Annual Maritime Conference was standing room only! Save the date for next year 3-27-2025. View the full presentation.

Mission

Provide progressive education, research, and innovation to promote the blue economy.

Vision

Be a globally recognized maritime center of excellence and a destination for maritime enterprise.

Strategic Goals

Education: Create and expand interdisciplinary academic programs and increase their enrollment to support the blue ecosystem. Promote diversity, inspire leadership, and prepare students for the future to be successful in not just jobs, but in careers.

Research & Innovation: Accelerate collaborative, interdisciplinary research. Be the partner of choice for leading institutions to support the national maritime strategy, solve key industry problems, contribute to workforce development, and protect the natural environment. Serve as a beacon for innovation and thought leadership.

Engagement: Grow strategic partnerships with industry, government, academia, and community, and increase representation at prominent local, national, and international maritime related organizations, conferences, and events.

Communication: Increase marketing, communication, and transparency of internal and external maritime related opportunities. Brand ODU as a maritime university while maintaining the university’s overarching brand.

News

Resources

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Maritime Collaborative Members

Professor Department of Economics
Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs Academic Affairs
Professor & Interim Director Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
Senior Lecturer Engineering & Technology
Associate Professor Engineering Technology
Higher Ed Teach Res Asst Academic Affairs
Professor Department of Teaching & Learning
Assistant Professor Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
Research Professor Virginia Modeling, Analysis & Simulation Center
Higher Ed Teach Res Asst Chemistry & Biochemistry
Research Development Program Manager
Associate Professor Department of Information Technology & Decision Sciences
Director of Constituent Relations, Office of Alumni Relations Alumni Relations
Director, Military Liaison Activities, and Special Projects
Professor Office of Research
Associate Dean for Academic Programs and Student Success Department of Information Technology & Decision Sciences
Asst Dir Digital Ship Virginia Modeling, Analysis & Simulation Center
Professor & Assistant Dean Engineering Technology
Director & Professor, Maritime Research Cluster & Interim GPD, Cybersecurity School of Cybersecurity
Asst Vp Of Federal Relations Governmental Relations
Instructional Training Coordinator Virginia Modeling, Analysis & Simulation Center
Professor & Eminent Scholar Electrical & Computer Engineering
Research Professor Virginia Modeling, Analysis & Simulation Center
Professor Academic Affairs
Professor History & University Professor, Director, Center for Faculty Development Department of History
Vp For Research & Int Dean, Bcet Office of Research

Research Data Management Spec University Libraries
Executive Director The Center for Educational Partnerships
Assoc Vp For Advancement Development
Associate Professor Communication & Theatre Arts
Asst Dir News & Media Relations University Communications
Professor & Chair Department of History
Coord Academ Enrichment Prog Office of Academic Success Initiatives & Support (ASIS)
Higher Ed.Teach/Res.Asst Prior Learning Assessment
Associate Professor Political Science & Geography
Professor Electrical & Computer Engineering
Professor & Associate Dean Engineering & Technology
Assistant Professor Engineering Technology
Professor School of Community & Environmental Health
Executive Director Office of Academic Success Initiatives & Support (ASIS)
Research Asst Professor Academic Affairs
Professor & Chair Engineering Technology
Exec Director Barry Art Museum The Barry Art Museum
Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs and Research Darden College of Education & Professional Studies
Professor Engineering Management & Systems Engineering
Assistant Vice President for Public Relations University Communications
Master Lecturer Department of Teaching & Learning
Director Of Operations Virginia Modeling, Analysis & Simulation Center
Associate Professor Engineering Technology
Assoc Vp Innov & Commercialization Office of Research
Professor & Assistant Dean Department of Information Technology & Decision Sciences
Asst Director for Operations, Assessment & Compliance- Office of Research Office of Research
Assistant Professor Biological Sciences
Director, Geospatial & Vis Sys Information Technology Services
Assoc Vp Maritime Initiatives Office of Research
Professor & Chair Department of Economics
Director Of Acad Initiatives Office of Academic Success Initiatives & Support (ASIS)
Professor & Chair Computer Science
Research Professor, Vmasc Cto,& Interim Exec Dir (Visa Virginia Modeling, Analysis & Simulation Center
Vice Provost for Academic Affairs Academic Affairs

Professor Department of Educational Leadership & Workforce Development
Assoc Dean For Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Access Engineering & Technology
Vmasc Chief Operations Officer Virginia Modeling, Analysis & Simulation Center
Professor Department of Educational Leadership & Workforce Development
Associate Professor Engineering Technology
Professor & Executive Director Csics Virginia Modeling, Analysis & Simulation Center
Director, Interdisciplinary Initiatives Graduate School
Research Assistant Professor Virginia Modeling, Analysis & Simulation Center
DIRECTOR OF RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT Office of Research
Professor Department of Finance
Asso Vp Regional Higher Ed Ctr ODU Virginia Beach Center
Assistant Professor School of Community & Environmental Health
Professor Department of Educational Leadership & Workforce Development
Director, Marketing & Branding University Communications
Clinical Assistant Professor Department of Information Technology & Decision Sciences
Associate Professor Electrical & Computer Engineering
Lecturer Department of Management
Professor Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering
Assistant Professor Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
Senior Assoc Vp For Applied Research Virginia Modeling, Analysis & Simulation Center
Exec Director Icar Office of Research
Assistant Professor Biological Sciences
Exec Dir Marit Inno Ctr Virginia Modeling, Analysis & Simulation Center
Assistant Professor Political Science & Geography
Professor Department of Art
Assistant Professor Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering
Professor & Director School of Public Service
Associate Professor Department of Finance
Director of News and Media Relations University Communications