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Dr. Hauke L. Kite-Powell

Research Specialist
Marine Policy Center

Contact Information:
Work: 508-289-2938
Building: Crowell House 204

Mailing Address:
266 Woods Hole Road, MS #41
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Woods Hole, MA 02543

Research Interests

Dr. Kite-Powell's research focuses on public and private sector management issues for marine resources and the economic activities that depend on them.

Research interests include:


Massachusetts Institute of Technology:
B.S. in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering, 1984.
M.S. in Ocean Systems Management, 1986.
M.S. in Technology and Policy, 1988.
Ph.D. in Ocean Systems Management, 1992.


Hauke Kite-Powell grew up in northern Germany and moved to Florida with his family in the 1970s, where he learned to dive and sail.  He first came to Woods Hole as a summer student in 1985, and joined the Marine Policy Center at WHOI full-time in 1992.  Dr. Kite-Powell has taught graduate courses at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and currently teaches undergraduate courses at the Massachusetts Maritime Academy.