Dr. Carl Spezia
EET Program Coordinator, Associate Professor
Phone: (618) 453-7839
Carl joined the EET program in 1998. He worked as a power systems engineer for electric utilities for eight years prior to seeking a career in higher education. He is a licensed professional engineer in Illinois. His industrial assignments included power system modeling, power systems protection, and substation design. He received his M.S. and Ph.D. from SIUC in 1991 and 2002 respectively. He teaches courses in electric power and machinery (EET 332A EET 332B), industrial automation (EET 438A, EET 438B) and electric circuits (EET 304A, EET 304B). He serves as the faculty advisor of the local chapter of Tau Alpha Pi, the Engineering Technology honor society.
His research interests include Power Systems Design, Power Systems Protection, Power Market Development, Electric Motor Controls and Applications, Energy Management and Conservation, and Industrial Automation.