Dr. Craig J. Scott currently serves as Professor and Chairperson of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering in the Clarence M. Mitchell Jr School of Engineering at Morgan State University. He has also served as Interim Dean of the School of Engineering since 2018, and as the Chair of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering since 2007. He was instrumental in establishing the department as one of the nation’s first fully online electrical engineering programs.
He also directed and guided his faculty in developing a strategic vision for research and education and in designing Morgan’s first state-of-the-art facilities in cyber engineering and visual analytics. He is currently serving as the President of the Inclusive Engineering Consortium (IEC). The IEC is a consortium of HBCU electrical engineering departments operating as a ‘super department”. Dr. Scott was the inaugural recipient of the ECEDHA Diversity Award and has been named a NASA/ASEE Fellow and Army Science Board Nominee. He received his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Howard University, his M.S. in Electrical Engineering from Cornell University, and his B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Howard University.