Experts and Media Resources

UMass Amherst has a number of faculty experts who have agreed to be available to reporters as expert sources for stories.

A sampling of our experts by topic area

galaxy evolution, starburst and AGN activities in infrared luminous galaxies, interstellar medium, radio astronomy, speakers bureau
Min S. Yun

Min S. Yun is the UMass Amherst Project Scientist for the Large Millimeter Telescope project and an active member of the International Astronomical Union and the American Astronomical Society.

Thyroid hormone action on brain development, Environmental disruption of thyroid hormone action
R. Thomas Zoeller

Thomas Zoeller’s research focuses on thyroid hormone, which is essential for normal brain development, and the ability of environmental chemicals to interfere with thyroid hormone to produce cognitive deficits in children.