Mariesa Crow, Ph.D.

Mariesa Louise Crow, Ph.D.
Dean, UMR School of Materials, Energy & Earth Resources

Dr. Crow (F. Finley Distinguished Professor of Electrical Engineering) received her BSE in Electrical Engineering from the University of Michigan and her Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Illinois – Urbana/Champaign. 

Dr. Crow’s area of professional interest is power electronics applications to bulk power transmission systems analysis and security.   She has authored a book, several book chapters, over 100 technical articles, and has participated in research projects totaling over $11 million in the past 10 years. 

She has received the IEEE Power Engineering Society Outstanding Young Engineer and an IEEE Third Millennium Medal in 2000.   She served as the Vice President for Education/Industry Relations of the IEEE Power Engineering Society from 2002-2004. 

Dr. Crow has served as Dean of the School of Materials, Energy & Earth Resources at the University of Missouri-Rolla from 2003-2007 and is currently the Director of the Energy Research and Development Center.  She was awarded the UMR Women of the Year in 2002.  She is a Registered Professional Engineer in the State of Missouri.