Alisa N. Gilmore

Contact Information:

Scott Campus (Omaha)
PKI 201D
(402) 554-2456

Associate Professor of Practice

Academic Degrees

  • M.S., Electrical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, 2001
  • B.Sc., Electrical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, 1995
  • B.Sc., Mathematics, Spelman College, Atlanta, GA, 1995

The Complete Engineering Podcast Robotics and STEM Outreach
Combining her love of engineering and robotics with a passion for STEM outreach programs for kids, Alisa Gilmore is helping to reach the next generations of engineers.

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  • Senior Lecturer, Department of Computer and Electronics Engineering, UNL, 2003-present
  • Manufacturing Controls Electrical Engineer, Avaya, Inc., Omaha, NE, 1996-2002
  • RF Systems Specialist, Bell South Mobility, Atlanta, GA, 1996
  • Technical Research Associate, AT&T Bell Laboratories, Illinois & NJ locations, 1991-1994
  • Registered Electrical Engineer, State of Nebraska

Areas of Research and Professional Interest

Teaching Specializations: 

  • Robotics
  • Electrical Circuits
  • Telecommunications Engineering


  • Senior Personnel: NSF ITEST ($3M) - #0733228
    • SPIRIT 2.0: Silicon Prairie Initiative for Robotics in Information Technology 2.0
    • 1/1/2008-12/31/2012
  • Senior Personnel: NSF ITEST ($1.2M) - #0525111
    • SPIRIT: Silicon Prairie Initiative on Robotics in IT
    • 1/1/2006-12/31/2008