Professor of Political Science
Assistant Professor of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
Assistant professor of cultures, societies, and global studies and women's, gender, and sexuality studies
Associate Professor of Law and Health Sciences
Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering
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Dan Distel is a Professor of Marine Science and the Director of the Ocean Genome Legacy Center at Northeastern's Marine Science Center. He and his team recently discovered a new genus and species of wood-eating shipworm in the Philippines. It is the first new genus of shipworm to be discovered in over 100 years. The paper outlining this finding was recently published in the journal PeerJ.