Virtual Guest Speakers 


March 14:

Professor Stephanie Showalter Otts, University of Mississippi School of Law  
Topic: Marine Aquaculture: Public Controversy, Regulatory Complexity, and Legal Challenges
Lecture (mp4 format)
Discussion List  (Professor Showalter Otts will join the discussion list from March 14-18).


Short Biography of Professor Stephanie Showalter Otts

Stephanie Showalter Otts directs the Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Legal Program and the National Sea Grant Law Center, which provides legal research, education and outreach services to the National Sea Grant College Program. She also serves as editor of the Sea Grant Law and Policy Journal.

She speaks frequently at national and international conferences on a wide range of coastal issues including the regulation of ballast water, aquaculture and public access to the waterfront. Stephanie received her Juris Doctor and  Master of Studies in Environmental Law from Vermont Law School. She received her bachelor of arts degree from Penn State University.

Stephanie also teaches ocean and coastal law, wetlands law, and wildlife law at the University of Mississippi School of Law.