CSE Alum Appointed to Texas Board of Professional Engineers
Friday, December 7, 2018
Computer Science and Engineering Department alumnus Ademola "Peter" Adejokun has been appointed by Gov. Greg Abbott to the Texas Board of Professional Engineers.
The board licenses qualified engineers and regulates the practice of professional engineering.
Adejokun is a software engineer with Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, and is a licensed professional engineer and a certified Project Management Professional. He is a senior member of IEEE and the Association for Computing Machinery and a member of the Project Management Institute, The International Council on Systems Engineering, and the InfraGard National Infrastructure Protection Program. He earned the 2016 IEEE-USA Professional Achievement Award for his contributions to IEEE professional activities and for his efforts to professionalize software engineering.
He has served on the National Council of Examiners of Engineering and Surveyors Software Engineering PE Licensure Exam Committee, and serves on UTA's Computer Science and Engineering Department Industry Advisory Board and the City of Arlington’s Zoning Board of Adjustments.
Adekojun earned bachelor's degrees in physics (1987) and computer science and engineering (1990) from UTA.