"For sustained and innovative contributions to Publications."
Sarah Kate Wilson earned her A.B. in Mathematics from Bryn Mawr College in 1979 and her M.S. and Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University in 1987 and 1994, respectively. She has worked in both academia and industry. She served as the Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Communications Letters from 2009-2011, and has been an associate editor for IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, IEEE Communications Letters, IEEE Transactions on Communications and the Journal of Communications and Networks. She was the IEEE Communications Society Director of Journals for the term 2012-2013 and was the Vice-President for Publications for the IEEE Communications Society for the term 2014-2015. She is a Professor of Electrical Engineering at Santa Clara University and a Fellow of the IEEE for "contributions to orthogonal frequency division multiplexing.