Susan R. McKay

Susan R. McKay
Professor of Physics
and Director of The Center for Research in STEM Education
and the Master of Science in Teaching (MST) Program

  • 1975  A.B., Princeton University
  • 1979  M.S., University of Maine
  • 1987  Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Office : 104 Bennett Hall

Phone : (207) 581-1019

Email: Susan<dot>McKay<at>umit<dot>maine<dot>edu


Dr. McKay is not taking any graduate students in condensed matter physics.


Research Interests:

  • Condensed matter theory
  • Phase transitions and critical phenomena
  • Systems with quenched disorder
  • Spin glasses
  • Random-field ferromagnets
  • Complex fluids
  • Non-linear systems
  • Chaos

Additional URL: Maine RiSE Center