News  Updates  for Dong-Ha Min


  • Ethics & Leadership Flag approved for MNS 308: Humans and a Changing Ocean class (from 2018 Spring)
  • 2018 spring teaching schedule: MNS 308 (Humans and a Changing Ocean), and MNS 320 (Marine Ecology)
  • Course-Instructor Survey (CIS) results are posted under Teaching menu.
  • Some of the students’ reflections and messages about the courses and about me are posted.
  • ‘Guidelines for Ethical Research Conduct’ proposed by the MNS191 (2006 Spring) class is now formally accepted by MSI, and the guideline is widely distributed (see guidelines).


  • CNS Non-tenure track faculty committee (17F)
  • Natural Science & Technology core curriculum assessment group (17F)
  • showcasing MNS 307: Introduction to Oceanography for the CNS Teaching Discovery Day event (17F)
  • participated in the CoLA UTurn faculty luncheon (17F)
  • Sanger Learning Center Faculty Advisory Committee, UGS (17Sp)
  • Department representative at CNS Commencement
  • Participated in the “Pie with Professors” event with students at CNS
  • Conducted the Distinguished Faculty Workshop series for student educators with Drs. Bob Duke, Brent Iverson and Shelley Payne (15F), and Drs. Michael Starbird, Amit Bhasin and Rob Crosnoe (16Sp)


  • DMA thesis committee of B. Kim (17Sp)
  • Supervising Gabriel Chavez, a University Leadership Network (ULN) intern, in the lab during 2016-17
  • Supervising Kaleb Ashton for the EVS senior capstone research during 2016-17


  • Subramaniam (Subbu) Iyer, joined to work in the lab (Summer/fall 2017) 
  • NSF-sponsored “Global Ocean Repeat Hydrography, Carbon, and Tracer Measurements, 2015-2020,” project in progress.
  • Ongoing cruise work: July-September 2017 GO-SHIP P6 (Sydney, Australia – Papeete, Tahiti and to Valparaiso, Chile) on Icebreaker Nathaniel Palmer

Professional Development:

  • Attended the Changing Education Symposium (17Sp)
  • Participated in the Eyes on Teaching (peer observation and discussion) in 17Sp
  • Attended the Faculty Teaching Colloquium (16Sp)
  • Completed training of the Cognos, iModules, and VIP classes at UT


Last Update: 1/8/2018