Department Chair’s Office

Welcome to the Web page for the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering’s administrative offices! Please contact the faculty and staff below with any questions pertaining to their areas of responsibility.

Department Chair

David C. Jiles

David C. Jiles, Palmer Endowed Department Chair (Read biography)
515 294-1097 | dcjiles@iastate.edu

2215 Coover Hall
Ames, IA 50011-3060

Department Chair’s Office
2215 Coover Hall
515 294-2664

Paula Beckman, Department Secretary
515 294-2664 | pbeckman@iastate.edu

Samantha Dubert, Administrative Specialist
515 294-7739 | smdubert@iastate.edu

Sara K Harris, HR Liaison and Assistant to the Department Chair
515 294-1097 | skharris@iastate.edu

Laurel Kelch, Fiscal Coordinator
515 294-4458 | lmkelch@iastate.edu

Karin Lawton-Dunn, Grant Coordinator
515 294-5929| kldunn@iastate.edu

 

Student Services Office
1212 Coover Hall
515 294-6092

Vicky Thorland-Oster, Student Services Manager
515 294-8778 | vlthorl@iastate.edu

 

Computing Support Services
2106 Coover Hall

Steven Kovarik, Computing Support Services Manager
515 294-3031 | csg@iastate.edu

Jason Boyd, Lab Coordinator
515 294-1256 | jaboyd@iastate.edu

 

Administrative Committee

Sumit Chaudhary, Director of Student Professional Development
515 294-2390 | sumitc@iastate.edu

Vikram Dalal, Director of Research
515 294-1077 | vdalal@iastate.edu

Manimaran Govindarasu, Associate Chair
515 294-9175 | gmani@iastate.edu

Jim McCalley, Director of Strategic Planning
515 294-4844 | jdm@mail.iastate.edu

Daji Qiao, Director of Graduate Education
515 294-8362 | daji@iastate.edu

Joe Zambreno, Director of Undergraduate Education
515 294-3312 | zambreno@mail.iastate.edu

 

Communications & Marketing
2215 Coover Hall

Brock Ascher, Communications Specialist
515 294-2663 | ascher@iastate.edu

 

Alumni Relations
313 Marston Hall (Located at the ISU Foundation during renovations)
515 294-2416 | tessaf@iastate.edu