William E. Dillon has taught electric circuit analysis, power system analysis, electromechanical energy conversion, power electronics and high voltage engineering courses at UTA since 1972. Before that, he served in the electric power industry for several years as a system protection engineer. He earned his B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Texas A&M University in January, 1965; M.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Texas in August, 1969; and Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from UTA in May, 1972. During his tenure at UTA he has engaged in research in electric power systems and high voltage containment for space craft; harmonics in electrical power systems and the integration of photovoltaic energy sources into the power grid.