Dr. O. Patrick Kreidl joins UNF as an Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering. He received his Bachelor’s degree in 1994 from George Mason University (GMU) and his Master’s and Doctoral degrees in 1996 and 2008, respectively, from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), all in electrical engineering. Prior to joining UNF, Dr. Kreidl was a Principal Research Engineer in the Cyber Operations and Networking Group within BAE Systems' Technology Solutions Directorate, providing technical direction and managing team execution on a number of research projects involving academic and government partners. He was also a (part-time) Research Affiliate in the MIT Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems, collaborating with students and faculty in the areas of signal processing and network science. In his spare time he enjoys cooking, music, tennis, travel and the outdoors.