Maritime Jobs
Sunday, October 17, 2021

WHOI Names Kathryn Link VP & CFO

March 3, 2021

Kathryn Link (Photo: WHOI)

Kathryn Link (Photo: WHOI)

Kathryn Link has been named vice president for operations and chief financial officer of Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI), a private, nonprofit organization on Cape Cod, Mass., dedicated to marine research, engineering and higher education.

Effective March 8, Link will act as financial and strategy advisor to help lead and support academic research enterprises across the institution. She comes to WHOI from the Broad Institute, where she led a team responsible for strategic management of research funding.

“We are thrilled to welcome Kathryn to WHOI, where we are certain she will make an immediate impact,” said Peter de Menocal, president and director at WHOI.

“Her strong record of driving results and growth, her vast financial experience in the non-profit sector, and her shared commitment to the ocean and planet align perfectly with our mission and vision.”

Link brings more than 25 years of experience to WHOI. Prior to the Broad Institute, she held leadership positions at the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University, and was a founding director of Harvard’s Department of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology. She also served as executive administrative dean for the School of Arts and Sciences at Tufts University.

“It is an exciting time to join a renowned organization such as WHOI,” Link said. “I’ve dedicated my career to supporting the world’s most innovative scientists and engineers as they explore, discover and problem solve, and I look forward to working with the entire WHOI team to continue building on its strong operational and financial excellence.”

Featured Jobs

3rd Officer

United Kingdom

Ferry Oiler

NC Department of Transportation Ferry DivisionOcracoke, NC, United States

Chief Cook

Military Sealift Command

Steward Cook

Military Sealift Command

Assistant Storekeeper

Military Sealift Command

Yeoman Storekeeper

Military Sealift Command

Electronics Technician

Military Sealift Command

Pumpman

Military Sealift Command

Featured Employers

NC Department of Transportation Ferry Division

We are leading the nation's move to smart transportation. With over 11,000 employees and an annual b

Military Sealift Command

The Military Sealift Command (MSC) is a United States Navy organization that controls most of the re

Kitsap Transit

Kitsap Transit, in Bremerton, is located in one of the most beautiful parts of Washington State. Our

Vane Brothers

The year was 1898 when Captain William Burke Vane and his brother, Captain Allen P. Vane, establishe

Senesco Marine

Senesco Marine LLC is the premier Northeast builder of double-hulled barges, tugboats, and other ves