Matt W. Mutka received the B.S. degree in electrical engineering from the University of Missouri-Rolla, the M.S. degree in electrical engineering from Stanford University, and the Ph.D. degree in Computer Sciences from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He is a Professor on the faculty of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Michigan State University (MSU) and is currently serving as a Program Director at the National Science Foundation (NSF) within the Division of Computer and Networks Systems (CNS) of the Directorate for Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE). He served as Chairperson of the MSU Department of Computer Science and Engineering from 2007-2017. He has been a visiting scholar at the University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland, and a member of technical staff at Bell Laboratories in Denver, Colorado. He is an IEEE Fellow and was honored with the MSU Distinguished Faculty Award. His current research interests include mobile computing, sensor networking and wireless networking.