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Gregory L. Heileman

Greg has served as the Associate Provost for Curriculum at the University of New Mexico since 2011. During that time, he has led campus-wide student academic success initiatives, and worked with key entities on campus, to produce all-time record retention and graduation rates. In 1990, he joined the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) at the University of New Mexico, where he is currently a Professor. From 2005 to 2011, he served as Associate Chair (Director of Undergraduate Programs), and led the department through two ABET accreditation visits. In 2011, he became an ABET program evaluator. In 2009, he was also awarded the IEEE Albuquerque Section Outstanding Educator Award. He was the recipient of ECE’s Lawton-Ellis Award for combined excellence in teaching, research, and student/community involvement in 2001 and again 2009. He held ECE’s Gardner Zemke Professorship from 2005 to 2008. He received the School of Engineering’s Teaching Excellence award in 1995, and the ECE Department Distinguished Teacher Award in 2000. During 1998, he held a research fellowship at the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, and in 2005, he held a similar position at the Universidad Politénica de Madrid.