Robbin Eliason graduated UIC in 1979 with a Bachelor of Science in Thermo Mechanical Engineering. A dedicated engineer, Rob has spent his career designing and developing gas turbine engines for Pratt & Whitney. With thirty-five plus years in his field, he has chosen to sponsor the AIAA UIC chapter. The University of Illinois at Chicago AIAA chapter is a student organization dedicated to the study of aerospace engineering. Students design and build remote controlled aircraft and high-powered rockets.
Robbin continues his support to UIC by maintaining a position on the board as a Member-at-Large for the EAA. He is an avid golf enthusiast away from engineering.