Wendi Heinzelman is Dean of the Edmund A. Hajim School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at the University of Rochester. She is also a full professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering with a secondary appointment in the Computer Science Department at Rochester. Dr. Heinzelman received a B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from Cornell University and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from MIT. Dr. Heinzelman’s research interests span diverse areas, from wireless communications and networking to mobile-cloud computing and multimedia communication. She has contributed to 12 textbooks and has published in more than 50 journals and more than 100 conference and workshop proceedings, with over 45,000 citations to her work. Dr. Heinzelman is a member of N^2 Women and SWE, a Fellow of the ACM, and a Fellow of the IEEE.