J.P. Walsh

  • Professor of Oceanography & Director, Coastal Resources Center
  • Marine Geology and Geophysics
  • Phone: 401.874.6233
  • Email: jpwalsh@uri.edu
  • Office Location: RM 102 Marine Resources Building
  • Website
  • Accepting Students: Ph.D., Post Doc


Coastal processes and hazards
Estuarine, delta, and marsh dynamics
Continental-margin morphology and sedimentation


Colgate University, B.A. Geology, 1995

Stony Brook University, M.S. Marine Science, 1997

University of Washington, Ph.D. Oceanography, 2001

Scripps Institution of Oceanography, Post-doctorate, Marine Geology, 2001-2003