MIT NEWS OFFICE Arlene Fiore appointed first Stone Professor in Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences Lauren Hinkel and Alice McBride Tuesday, July 6, 2021

Arlene Fiore is the inaugural Peter H. Stone and Paola Malanotte Stone Professor in Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences. The chair is intended to attract top scientists and enhance the department’s contributions to research, teaching, and mentorship in atmospheric sciences, physical oceanography, climate sciences, or planetary sciences.