Renny E. Badra


School of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Focus on Lecturing in Communication Systems and Circuits

Telephone: 706-542-9267


105 Boyd Graduate Research Center
200 D. W. Brooks Drive
Athens, Georgia 30602
United States

Renny Badra has more than 30 years of experience in education, research, industrial training and academic management. He has served as a lecturer at all university levels (undergraduate, graduate, extension) in a variety of electrical engineering subjects centered around signals, systems, and communications. Badra has also served as an international training consultant in the area of wireless cellular communications. He is the author of 30 peer-reviewed research papers in the areas of wireless communications, digital signal processing and education in engineering.


Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, University of California, Los Angeles, 2000
M.Sc., Electronic Engineering, Universidad Simón Bolívar, Caracas, Venezuela, 1991
B.Sc., Electronic Engineering, Universidad Simón Bolívar, Caracas, Venezuela, 1986

Professional Appointments

  • Lecturer, University of Georgia College of Engineering, 2020 - present
  • Adjunct Professor,  National University, 2019 - present
  • Part-time EE Instructor, Southern California Institute of Technology, 2019 - 2020
  • Full Professor, Universidad Simón Bolívar, 1987 - 2017

Other Professional Experience

  • Consultant, Nexus Technologies, Inc. , 2016 - 2017
  • Training Consultant, Movilnet, 2002 - 2004
  • Extension Educator, University of California, San Diego, 1998 - 2000
  • Training Consultant, Qualcomm, 1998 - 1999

Research Focus

  • Wireless communications
  • Digital Signal Processing
  • Engineering education

Publications and Scholarly Articles

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