Stephen Ackley is a research associate professor at the University of Texas at San Antonio, and has worked and conducted sea-ice research in Antarctica for more than 30 years. He previously worked with the Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (CRREL) and then joined the Department of Earth and Environmental Science at the University of Texas San Antonio in 2006. Ackley Point in Antarctica was named to honor Ackley for his outstanding sea-ice work by the U.S. Board on Geographic Names. Ackley Point is an ice covered point located near McMurdo Sound.

Name: Stephen Ackley
Occupation: Researcher
Organization: University of Texas San Antonio
Location:

San Antonio, TX
United States

Expeditions:
Oden Antarctic Expedition 2010, SIMBA Antarctic Sea Ice