Professional Profile

520 Briar Lane NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
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Masters degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Fluent in English and Spanish.

A dynamic, team spirited and results oriented individual seeking to utilize analytical skills and experience to contribute with your organization's growth and to gain a valuable experience in the industry with focus on Control Systems.

Jose Velasquez is an alumni from The Ohio State University (OSU), Columbus, Ohio, USA where he received his M.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) with a focus on Control Systems on May 5, 2013. Velasquez received a bachelor's degree (cum laude) in Electronic Engineering from Universidad Simón Bolívar, Venezuela in 2011.

He was a Graduate Teaching Associate (GTA) for the Control Systems Laboratory in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at OSU from August 2012 to May 2013 and previously served as Vice-President of the IEEE Graduate Student Body (IEE GSB) at Ohio State before becoming President in Fall 2012. He received the IEEE Service Award for the service and contribution to the IEEE Graduate Student Body at OSU. He was advised by Dr. Kevin Passino, Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering. He is an IEEE student member and is subscribed to the Control System Society (CSS) and the Robotics and Automation Society (RAS), and a student member of the International Society of Automation (ISA).  


Picture with Ohio State University President Gordon Gee 

Picture taken with Ohio State University President Gordon Gee

Venezuelan Flag at Los Potocos National Highway 9 Toll. 

If you would like to learn a bit more about Venezuela, click here.

Also, check out my Photography section. :-)