Jerry Miller Portrait

Jerry Miller

Associate Director Robotics and Wireless Research

Biography

Colonel Jerry Miller, USAF (Ret.) is the Associate Director Robotics and Wireless Research and an Adjunct Faculty member. He joined FIU in 2006 and led renewable energy and international security research at the Applied Research Center before joining the School of Computing and Information Sciences. He spent over 27 years in the US Air Force, serving in a variety of positions throughout the world, including duty at the US Embassy in Montevideo, Uruguay. Mr. Miller received his BS in Basic Sciences (engineering, biology, chemistry, computer science, mathematics, and physics) from the United States Air Force Academy, an MA in Management and Human Resources from Webster University, and an MS in Telecommunications and Computer Networking from FIU. He is also a graduate of the Air University’s Air War College, the Air Command and Staff College, and the Eaker College’s Joint Doctrine Air Campaign Course, as well as the On-Scene Commander’s Disaster Management Course. He holds a Teaching Certificate for upper division and adult education from California, a certificate in Strategic Planning, and a certificate as a Spanish Linguist. His research interests include all things “interesting.”


Research and Educational Interests

Research interests include all things “interesting,” including Wireless Communications, Cybersecurity, Sensor Systems and Renewable Energy.

Background Education

2011 MS, Telecommunications and Computer Networking, Florida International University
1982 MA, Management and Human Resources
1979 BS, Basic Sciences (engineering, biology, chemistry, computer science, mathematics, and physics), United States Air Force Academy

Professional Activities

  • US Air Force Association
  • IEEE
  • AFCEA

Professional Experience

A rescue and special operations helicopter pilot, Latin American Foreign Area Officer, and plans and programs officer with 27 years in the US Air Force, serving in a variety of positions throughout the world, including duty at the US Embassy in Montevideo, Uruguay.