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Faculty: Robert Chow

Robert Chow, MS
Title(s):
Senior Adjunct Professor
School(s):
Business
Campus(es):
San Francisco
  • 650-623-7010

Robert Chow is a result-oriented technical manager and educator. He has also worked for technology start-ups, ISPs, local and long distance carriers, data products and Inter-networking companies. Robert's telecommunications career began with AT&T, where he held various technical and managerial positions.

Robert currently works at NASA-Ames Research Center. In this position, he directs a team of technical professionals managing NASA ARC’s LAN, WAN, Cable Plant, Radio, VoIP/Telephones and IPTV/Video services. He has managed Tier 3 and Tier 2 Technical Support Engineering groups, Technical Assistant Center (TAC), Network Operations Centers (NOC), Data and Colocation Centers, Project and Program Managers, Outside Plant Fiber Construction group, Network Design and Operation, as well as Installation and Maintenance forces.

EDUCATION

  • MS Telecommunications Management, Golden Gate University
  • BS Electrical Engineering, San Francisco, State University

PROFESSIONAL & TEACHING EXPERIENCE

  • 1987 - Present: Senior Adjunct Professor, Golden Gate University
  • 2013 - Present: Senior Manager and Local Director, SAIC: NASA Ames Research Center
  • 2007 - 2013: Senior Manager, Technical Support Engineering Tellabs Inc.
  • 2001 - Present: Adjunct Faculty Member, University of San Francisco
  • 2003 - Present: Adjunct Faculty Member, University of Phoenix

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • American Council for Education (ACE)
  • Distance Education and Training Council (DETC)

HONORS & AWARDS

  • Outstanding Graduate Adjunct Faculty Award, 2007
  • Outstanding Graduate Adjunct Faculty Award, 2005
  • Distinguish Teaching Award, 1996
  • Promotion to Adjunct Associated Professor, Golden Gate University, 1994