Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering
Kate Smith has studied at SMU’s Lyle School of Engineering since the fall 2010. There, she received both a B.S. and a M.S. in electrical engineering and is currently enrolled in the Ph.D. program. While at SMU, she worked as a teaching assistant for EE 3311/7312: Solid State Devices as well as a tutored calculus, physics, and introductory electrical engineering courses at the Altshuler Learning Enhancement Center. Kate also completed three summer internships with Texas Instruments, two as a design verification engineer and one as a quality engineer. Currently, Kate works as a research assistant at the Darwin Deason Institute for Cyber Security under the direction of Dr. Mitch Thornton.