People: Meigan Aronson
Meigan Aronson was born in New York, and received her A. B. from Bryn Mawr College, and an M. S and Ph.D from the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign. Subsequently, she held a postdoc at Los Alamos National Laboratory and a visiting appointment at the University of Amsterdam before joining the faculty of the Physics Department at the University of Michigan as an Assistant Professor in 1990. After receiving tenure in 1996, and being promoted to Professor of Physics in 2000, she served as Associate Dean for Natural Sciences in the College of Literature, Science, and Arts from 2004-2006.
In 2007, she relocated her group to Long Island, where she is currently a Professor in the Department of Physics and Astronomy at Stony Brook University, as well as a Group Leader of the Correlated Electron Materials Group in the Condensed Matter Physics and Materials Science Department at Brookhaven National Laboratory.
Her pastimes include competitive motorcross, post modern criticism, and performing early chamber music on period instruments.