#176 Overall Influence#1211 Desirability Rank

Stony Brook University

Public university in Stony Brook, New York, United States

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The State University of New York at Stony Brook , more commonly known as Stony Brook University , is a public research university in Stony Brook, New York. It is one of four university centers of the State University of New York system. Consisting of 213 buildings over 1,454 acres of land in Suffolk County, it is the largest public university in the state of New York by area.

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310 Administration Building, Stony Brook NY 11794

Influential People

Who are Stony Brook University's Most influential alumni?

Stony Brook University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of . Stony Brook University’s most academically influential people include Hanspeter Pfister, Eileen Kennedy-Moore, and Kristina Curry Rogers.

Hanspeter Pfister
Hanspeter Pfister

Computer scientist

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Eileen Kennedy-Moore

American psychologist, author

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Kristina Curry Rogers

American paleontologist

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Susanne Brenner

American mathematician

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Steve Cuozzo

American writer, newspaper editor

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Arnab Ray

Indian blogger and author

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John Harris
John Harris

American high energy physicist

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Jason Behrstock
Jason Behrstock


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Michael Stebbins
Michael Stebbins

American geneticist

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Lou Schizas

Canadian journalist

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Risa Lavizzo-Mourey

American healthcare administrator

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Randii Wessen
Randii Wessen

American economist and astronomer

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