Ph.D. 1980, University of Kentucky
Other Courses Taught
EECE512 Linear Systems
EECE747 Digital Signal Processing
Ruth A. Dyer and Beth A. Montelone, "An Institutional Approach to Establishing Professional Connections," in Transforming Science and Engineering: Advancing Academic Women, A. Stewart, J. Malley, and D. LaVaque-Manty, Eds., The University of Michigan Press, October 2007.
J. D. Spears, R. A. Dyer, S. E. Franks, and B. A. Montelone, "Building A Network to Support Girls and Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics," Journal of Women and Minorities in Science and Engineering, Vol. 10, No. 2, pp.161-177, 2004.
B. A. Montelone, R. A. Dyer, and D. J. Takemoto, "A Mentoring Program for Female and Minority Faculty Members in the Sciences and Engineering: Effectiveness and Status After Nine Years," Journal of Women and Minorities in Science and Engineering, Vol. 9, issues 3 & 4, pp. 259-271, 2003.
Entrepreneurial Curriculum Task Force,2007 (Co--Chair)
Distance Education Restructuring Task Force,2007
CORES Steering Committee,2006-present
Strategic Planning Committee,2006-2007
Faculty Incentive Salary Task Force,2006-2007
Dean of Engineering Search Committee,2006-2007
Assoc. Vice Provost for Academic Services and Technology Search Committee,2006 (Chair)
Distance Education Guiding Principles Task Force,2006-2007
Pandemic Flu Task Force,2006-2007
University Scholarship Committee,2006-present
Effective Classroom Use Task Force,2006 (Chair)
Interim Dean of Engineering Search Committee,2006
Tuition and Fees Committee,2005-2006
University Honors Program Director Search Committee,2005
Assistant Provost Search Committee,2005 (Chair)
Enrollment Management Group,2005-present
Center on Aging Advisory Council,2005-present
Summer School Coordinating Committee,2004-present
University Assessment Facilitators Committee,2004-present
Special Assistant to the Provost Search Committee,2004-present (Chair)
Assistant/Associate University Attorney Search Committee,2004-2005
NCA Focused Visit on Assessment Preparatory Committee,2004-2005 (Chair)
NSF ADVANCE Project Executive Committee,2003-present (Co-Chair)
NSF ADVANCE Project Steering Committee,2003-present (Co-Chair)
Schedule25/Resource25 Coordinating Committee,1999-present (Chair)
GROW Project Steering Committee,1999-present
KSU Mentoring Program Selection Committee,1998-present
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE):Senior Member,1995-present
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE):Member,1986-1994
IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement (I&M) SocietyMember,1995-present
Elected Member, Administrative Committee (AdCom),1999-2002; 2003-2006
IEEE Instrumentation & Measurement Technology Conference (IMTC)Member,Board of Directors,1997-present
Society of Women Engineers:Senior Member,1994-present
Eta Kappa Nu Distinguished Faculty Award 1986,1994.
James L. Hollis Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, 1996
Mortarboard KSU Outstanding Instructor, 1997
Other Notable Achivements
Association for Women in Science, Fellow, 2006
American Council of Education (ACE) Fellow, 2003-2004
Summer Institute for Women in Higher Education Administration, 2000
"Collaborative for Outreach, Recruitment, and Engagement in STEM (CORES): GROWing diversity in STEM at a student-centered land-grant university," Beth A. Montelone, Principal Investigator, Kimberly D. Douglas, Ruth, A. Dyer, Lisa C. Freeman, and Jacqueline D. Spears, Co-Principal Investigators, Kansas State University Targeted Excellence Program, $404,324, 7/01/06 - 6/30/09.
"Clare Boothe Luce Scholars in the WESP Future Leaders Program at Kansas State University," R. A. Dyer, Principal Investigator, and S. E. Franks, Co-Principal Investigator, Clare Boothe Luce Program,Henry Luce Foundation, Inc., $142,292, 6/01/04 - 8/31/07.