Three U of M professors have been elected into the American Academy of Arts and Sciences (AAAS), one of the nation’s most prestigious honorary societies.
Megan Gunnar; Regents Professor, Distinguished McKnight University Professor and director of the Institute of Child Development in the College of Education and Human Development. Gunnar is one of the nation’s leading researchers in child development and developmental psychobiology.
Sarah Hobbie; Distinguished McKnight University Professor in Ecology, Evolution and Behavior and a member of the National Academy of Sciences. Hobbie investigates the impact of human activity in urban environments; in particular, the causes of urban water pollution.
Marlene Zuk; professor of Ecology, Evolution and Behavior. Her research focuses on emerging questions in behavioral ecology and evolutionary biology.
Gunnar, Hobbie and Zuk join 58 previous and current members from the University of Minnesota.