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John Volakis

Dean, College of Engineering and Computing

John Volakis Dean FIU College of Engineering and ComputingJohn L. Volakis is the dean of the College of Engineering & Computing and a professor of electrical and computer engineering. He is a leader in all aspects of wireless communications, biomedical sensors and imaging, wearable textile electronics, antennas and arrays.

Office: EC 2477
Phone: 305.348.6050 (Elizabeth Naranjo, Dean’s Executive Administrator) OR dial 7-2522

Website: https://volakis.eng.fiu.edu


Yesim Anter

Director of Strategic Initiative & Communications

As the Director of Strategic Initiative and Communications for the FIU College of Engineering & Computing, Yesim Anter supports the college leadership team in formulating and executing the vision of the college. Yesim joined FIU on November 2017 and has over 15 years of experience in a large range of related activities at The Ohio State University (OSU) and University of Illinois-Chicago (UIC). Yesim received her bachelor’s degree in economics from Istanbul University in Istanbul, Turkey, in 1996 and an MBA in marketing from UIC in 2003.

Office: EC 2475
Phone: 305.348.6568


Elizabeth Naranjo

Dean’s Executive Administrator

Office: EC 2476
Phone: 305.348.6050

Donaley Dorsett

Manager, Building Operations

Office: EC 2468
Phone: 305.348.1197


Yesenia Capi

Program Coordinator

Office: EC 2474
Phone: 305.348.2360

Amanda Gonzlez

Amanda Gonzalez

Junior Special Events Manager

Office: EC 2427A
Phone: 305.348.8334


Robert Freire

Office Assistant

Office: EC 2477A
Phone: 305.348.2522