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MorrisVault2smallDr. Melissa Morris, who until recently served as Assistant Director of the CMS, began an appointment as of September 1, 2014, as Assistant Professor in the Department of Physics at the State University of New York in Cortland.

Dr. Morris, whose research interests are primarily  in understanding early solar system processes through astrophysical modeling, received her PhD in Astrophysics from the School of Earth and Space Exploration at Arizona State University in 2009. Thereafter she served as visiting faculty at Missouri State University for a year and then came back to ASU as a SESE Exploration Postdoctoral Fellow before beginning her appointment as Assistant Director in the CMS in 2012.

We wish Dr. Morris the very best in her new position at SUNY Cortland and in all her future endeavors!


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