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Kate Fossati

Assistant Professor of the Practice
Chief Mate
Department of Maritime Transportation

Phone: +1 (409) 740.4581

Kirkham Hall, Office 108E


Get To Know Kate Fossati

What in your life drew you to your current field of study?

My love for the ocean and adventure.

What do you hope your students gain from studying or working with you?

As much knowledge about our industry as possible. A thorough understanding of practical, professional and safety skills.

What are you passionate about in your personal life?

Hunting, fishing, learning, and gardening.


B.S. Marine Transportation, Texas A&M University at Galveston, 2011

Licenses & Certificates

Unlimited USCG Chief Mate License
Dynamic Positioning Officer

Courses Taught
MART 115: Seamanship 1
MART 404: Navigator - License Prep
MART 489: Dynamic Positioning