Timothy Schulz is a Professor at Michigan Tech. From 1999 until 2007 he served as Department Chair for Electrical and Computer Engineering, and from 2007 until 2012 he served as Dean for the College of Engineering. Prior to joining Michigan Tech in 1992, Tim worked for the Environmental Research Institute of Michigan in Ann Arbor, and for the Ground Systems Group of Hughes Aircraft Company in Fullerton, California. His formal education includes a bachelor’s degree from Long Beach State University, a master’s degree from the University of Southern California, and a doctorate from Washington University in St. Louis. He is a Fellow of the Optical Society of America and of the International Society for Optics and Photonics. Tim has published several technical papers on the topics of sensing and imaging, and has managed research programs for various agencies including the Defense Advanced Research Project Agency, the Army Research Laboratory, the Space Telescope Science Institute, the Army Night Vision Laboratory, the Maui High Performance Computing Center, the Air Force Office of Scientific Research, and the National Science Foundation. This is his first blog.
Tim lives in Houghton, Michigan with his wife Roxanne, his two sons Daniel and Matthew, and a loving yellow lab named Sunny.