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Grad Students

Become part of our small, welcoming community--without sacrificing large university resources.

Become a Leader in the Field

With the 2017 America’s Cup on the horizon, go behind the scenes with the world’s best sailing team, ORACLE USA, and the NAME Engineers who help this championship crew fly. NAME Alumni Team Members: Scott Ferguson (BSE NAME '85) Design Coordinator and Manager of Wing (sail) Design and Bryan Baker (BSE NAME '03) Design Team - Performance Prediction.

Faculty Search

The Department of Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, invites applicants to apply for a full-time, tenure track, faculty position at the assistant, associate, or full professor level.

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Bas Buchner, President, MARIN presents Future Ship, Offshore and Nautical Research: Bridging the Gap Between Design and Operations.

Join Us on October 19 at 4pm in the Lurie Engineering Center General Motors Room. »