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research educator

Lynn Keith Shay, American Research educator. Named Outstanding Employee United States Naval Oceanographic Office, 1979; Navy scholar United States Naval Oceanographic Office, 1982. Member American Geophysical Union, American Meteorological Society, Sigma Xi (associate).

Background

Shay, Lynn Keith was born on July 22, 1954 in Newton, New Jersey, United States. Son of Donald Jacob and Betty Jane (Hedricks) Shay.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Physical Oceanography, Florida Institute Technology, 1976; postgraduate, Louisiana State University, 1978-1982; Master of Science in Physical Oceanography, Naval Postgraduate School, 1983; Doctor of Philosophy in Physical Oceanography, Naval Postgraduate School, 1987.

Career

Oceanographer, Naval Oceanographic Office, Bay St. Louis, Missouri, 1977-1982; oceanographer, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California, 1982-1984; research oceanographer, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California, 1984-1987; research professor, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California, 1988-1989; assistant professor Rosentiel School Marine and Atmospheric Science, U. Miami, Florida, since 1989.

Membership

Member American Geophysical Union, American Meteorological Society, Sigma Xi (associate).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: softball, sailing, skiing.

Connections

Married Sally Ann Eiler, September 10, 1977. Children: Melissa Ann, Kimberly Marie.

father:
Donald Jacob Shay

mother:
Betty Jane (Hedricks) Shay

spouse:
Sally Ann Eiler

children:
Melissa Ann Shay

Kimberly Marie Shay