CEOHP collection summaries: Tracy Camp

Tracy Camp

Location(s) where grew up: Michigan, USA

Location(s) for post-secondary education: Ferris State University in Big Rapids, MI USA (one year); bachelor's degree from Kalamazoo College in Kalamazoo, MI USA; Master's degree from Michigan State University in East Lansing, MI USA;

Location(s) where employed: Assistant Professor at The University of Alabama; Assistant, Associate, and Full professor at Colorado School of Mines in Golden, CO USA; Graduate Faculty at University of Colorado, Boulder; Adjunct Faculty at University of Colorado, Denver; Fulbright Scholar, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand

Career stage when interviewed: Mid-career; Full Professor at Colorado School of Mines

Areas of interest: The credibility of ad hoc network simulation studies; the use of wireless sensor networks in geosystems

Highlights: Founder and Director of the Toilers, a networks research group; has received 19 grants from the National Science Foundation, including a prestigious NSF CAREER award; ACM Distinguished Lecturer; IEEE Senior Member; ACM Distinguished Scientist; received the Board of Trustees Outstanding Faculty Award at the Colorado School of Mines in 2007

Interviewed May 29, 2007 by Barbara Boucher Owens