Michael Lacey is a successful American mathematician. He was born on September 26, 1959. Michael graduated from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with a Ph.D. in the year of 1987. He graduated while under the direction of a man named Walter Phillip. The first positions Michael held were at Louisiana State University, and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and then from the year of 1989 to 1996 he had a position at the Indiana University. In 1996, Michael Lacey held a position at Georgia Tech Faculty. Through the years he has done a significant and various researches. In 2004, Michael attained a Guggenheim Fellowship award for the work he did with Xiaochun Li, and in 2012 he became a member of the American Mathematical Society. His research interests are in the fields of Harmonic Analysis and in
Within his career, Michael has been recognized for several different awards, and one of them being the Guggenheim and the Simons Foundations. He was also a director of training grants, which have supported several undergraduate graduate students and post docs. Michael also served as a mentor to many different graduates and post docs. Many of the ones he advised went of to leading graduate programs and his Ph.D students have went on to industry jobs and success. Michael has been a mentor to over ten postdocs. He has had a significant amount of success in the many years he has been a mathematician.