Texas ECE Alumnus Dr. Steve E. Watkins Elected to President-Elect of IEEE-Eta Kappa Nu (IEEE-HKN)

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Dr. Steve E. Watkins
Thursday, December 1, 2016 - 11:00am

Dr. Steve E. Watkins (Ph.D. ’89 and Texas Exes Life Member) is the 2017 President-Elect of IEEE- Eta Kappa Nu (IEEE-HKN), the honor society of IEEE. In 2018, he will lead the organization as IEEE-HKN President and will chair the board of governors. Watkins currently serves as the Editor-in-Chief for IEEE-HKN THE BRIDGE magazine. He is a professor at Missouri University of Science and Technology (Rolla) and is a 2016-17 Distinguished Visiting Professor at the US Air Force Academy in Colorado. HKN was founded in 1904 and merged with IEEE in 2010. It has inducted over 200,000 members into its 235 chapters worldwide.