Subscribe to our mailing list

Newsletter Signup

By submitting this form, you are giving IEEE permission to contact you and send you email updates about free and paid IEEE educational content.

Meet an Engineer


Be inspired by professionals and students who have made big impacts.

What’s it like to work as a computer engineer? Is majoring in electrical engineering more difficult than other fields? Check out these profiles of individuals studying and working in various fields and discover what it’s like to be an engineer.

Explore Nerd Girls

Nerd Girl Nation celebrates individuality, diversity and passion. It encourages and inspires girls, through media, to change the world around them by pursuing careers in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics (STEAM). Nerd Girls was founded by Dr. Karen Panetta, a professor and Dean at Tufts University and an IEEE Fellow, to empower female engineering students and challenge the stereotypes and myths about women in the profession.  Meet some amazing female engineers who will inspire you.

Profiles in Engineering