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Riding The Wave Of Change In Electrical And Computer Engineering, Diane T. Rover, Joseph Zambreno, Mani Mina, Phillip H. Jones Iii, Douglas W. Jacobson, Seda Mckilligan, Ashfaq A. Khokhar Jan 2017

Riding The Wave Of Change In Electrical And Computer Engineering, Diane T. Rover, Joseph Zambreno, Mani Mina, Phillip H. Jones Iii, Douglas W. Jacobson, Seda Mckilligan, Ashfaq A. Khokhar

Electrical and Computer Engineering Conference Papers, Posters and Presentations

Electrical and computer engineering technologies have evolved into dynamic, complex systems that profoundly change the world we live in. Designing these systems requires not only technical knowledge and skills but also new ways of thinking and the development of social, professional and ethical responsibility. A large electrical and computer engineering department at a Midwestern public university is transforming to a more agile, less traditional organization to better respond to student, industry and society needs. This is being done through new structures for faculty collaboration and facilitated through departmental change processes. Ironically, an impetus behind this effort was a failed attempt ...