Patrick Seeling is a tenured Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science at Central Michigan University (Mount Pleasant, Michigan, USA). He received his Dipl.-Ing. Degree in Industrial Engineering and Management from the Technical University of Berlin (Berlin, Germany) in 2002 and his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Arizona State University (Tempe, Arizona, USA) in 2005. He was a Faculty Research Associate and Associated Faculty with the Department of Electrical Engineering at Arizona State University from 2005 to 2007. From 2008 to 2011, he was an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computing and New Media Technologies at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA).

He currently leads the Distributed Internetworked Systems and Content (DISC) lab at Central Michigan University. His research interests comprise networking (with a focus on multimedia and energy optimizations), distributed and mobile systems, and computer-mediated education and are typically embodied in smart device implementations.

Patrick Seeling has published over 50 journal articles and conference papers, as well as books, book chapters, and tutorials. He serves in editorial and reviewer capacities for different of journals and as technical program committee member for conferences sponsored by several professional societies. Patrick Seeling is a Senior Member of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).