The Lyonses acquired the property in July 2003.
The 4,152-square-foot house was built in 1989 in the East Winnetka neighborhood.
Kathleen Knorr of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage is the listing agent for the home.
Mr. Lyons is an assistant professor and the provost and executive vice president for academic affairs at Miami University.
He earned his bachelor's from Harvard University and his Ph.D. from the University of California-Berkeley.
He worked as a visiting associate professor at Queen's University in Canada and at Northwestern University. He also gave lectures at the University of Edinburgh, the University of Essex and the American University.
Ms. Lyons has been the second vice president at the Winnetka Chamber of Commerce.
According to BlockShopper.com, there have been 241 home sales in Winnetka during the past 12 months, with a median price of $1.035 million.
Address: 558 Willow Road
Buyer(s): Melanie B Lyons and John S Lyons
Seller(s): Melanie B Lyons and Melanie B Lewis
Sale date: Jul. 24, 2003