Margaret Glynn Lysaght Thacher

Senior Laboratory Instructor in Astronomy

Meg Thacher

Contact & Office Hours

Clark Science Center



M.S., Iowa State University

B.S., Carleton College


In addition to her duties as a lab instructor for the astronomy department, Meg Thacher is the academic director for Smith’s Summer Science and Engineering Program for high school girls. She has also taught introductory physics lab sections and an English course, Writing About Science. Thacher has published several articles in kids’ science magazines.