Faculty Profile

Dr. Jon Wade, PhD

DISTINGUISHED RESEARCH PROFESSOR, CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER OF THE SYSTEMS ENGINEERING RESEARCH CENTER (SERC)
Building: Babbio
Room: 548
Email: jon.wade@stevens.edu
School:  School of Systems & Enterprises
Research Center:  Center for Complex Systems and Enterprises
Education
Dr. Wade received his PhD, EE, SM, and SB from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).  His doctoral concentration was in Device Physics and Business Administration.
General Information
Jon Wade is a Distinguished Service Professor in the School of Systems and Enterprises, and serves as the President and founder of AgilePower Systems, Inc. where he performs research in the development of hybrid solar power technologies.  Wade has an extensive background in leading research and development organizations and managing the development of Enterprise quality products.   Previously, Wade was the Executive Vice President of Engineering at International Game Technology (IGT) where he created corporate vision, led product development, championed the development of a corporate architecture and system development practices, and managed corporate wide research and development.  Before joining IGT, Wade spent 10 years at Sun Microsystems during which time he managed the development of the UltraSPARC V based Enterprise Server family and served as the Product Manager for high-performance interconnects.  Prior to this, he led new system development at Thinking Machines Corporation.  

Dr. Wade received his SB, SM, EE and PhD degrees in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology with a Doctoral concentration in Device Physics and a minor in Business Administration.  In addition to his publications, Wade has received 11 patents in the areas of integrated circuits, computer architecture, networked systems and internal combustion engines.  He was elected to the Sigma Xi (Scientific Research), Tau Beta Pi (National Engineering), and Eta Kappa Nu (National Electrical Engineering) Honorary Societies.  Wade has served on the Boards of a number of organizations including the Software and Systems Consortium, DigiDeal Corporation, and the Center for Excellence in Education.
Honors & Awards

Dr. Wade was elected to the Sigma Xi (Scientific Research), Tau Beta Pi (National Engineering), and Eta Kappa Nu (National Electrical Engineering) Honorary Societies. 

Wade has served on the Boards of a number of organizations including the Software and Systems Consortium, DigiDeal Corporation, and the Center for Excellence in Education.

Patents & Inventions
Dr. Wade holds 11 patents in the areas of integrated circuits, computer architecture, networked systems and internal combustion engines.