Education

Ph.D. Electrical Engineering, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, August, 1991

M.S.E.E Electrical Engineering, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas, 1988

B.S. Electrical Engineering, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, 1986


Professional societies and awards

Dr. Hanson is a fellow of the IEEE, and a member of URSI Commission B, Sigma Xi, Electromagnetics Academy, and Eta Kappa Nu. He has been an Associate Editor for IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation (2002-2007), Associate Editor, IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters (2015-present), and won the 2006 IEEE Sergei Schelkunoff Prize Paper award from the Transactions on Antennas and Propagation. He is serving as AP-S representative on the IEEE Nano Tech Council.


Professional experience

2017-present, 2011- 2016: Chair, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

September 2009 to present: Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

September 1997 to September 2009: Associate Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

August 1991 to September 1997: Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

January 1989 to June 1991: Research and Teaching Assistant, Department of Electrical Engineering, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan.

August 1986 to June 1988: Development Engineer, Design and Development Laboratory, General Dynamics, Fort Worth, Texas.


Visiting positions

2016-2017: Visiting Scholar, Department of Physics, Université de Montpellier, Montpellier, France (sabbatical)

2006: Visiting Scholar, Department of Mathematics, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia (sabbatical)

1999: Visiting Scientist, Department of Electrical Engineering, National University of Singapore (sabbatical)

1997: Summer Faculty Research Program, Air Force Office of Scientific Research, Phillips Laboratory, Kirtland Air Force Base.

1996: Summer Faculty Research Program, Air Force Office of Scientific Research, Phillips Laboratory, Kirtland Air Force Base.


George W. Hanson, EMS1225, (414) 229-3885, george AT uwm.edu.