2018 - Dr. Suzanna Long, PEM, F. ASEM
Dr. Suzanna Long, PEM, F. ASEM

Department Chair and Professor

Engineering Management & Systems Engineering

Specialization:

ENG MGT 2110 Managing Engineering and Technology, ENG MGT 3510 Marketing Management, ENG MGT 5111 Management for Engineers & Scientists, ENG MGT 5614 Business Logistics Systems Analysis ENG MGT 6511 Advanced Marketing Management

Research Interests:

Critical Infrastructure Systems, Strategic Management, Sustainable Infrastructures, Management, Supply Chain and Transportation, Systems Management, Organizational Behavior, Sociotechnical Systems Analysis

Personal Website:

Education:

  • Ph.D. Engineering Management, 2007, University of Missouri-Rolla
  • M.S. Engineering Management, 2004, University of Missouri- Rolla
  • M.A. History, 1988, University of Missouri- St. Louis
  • B.S. Physics, 1984, University of Missouri-Rolla
  • B.A. History, 1984, University of Missouri- Rolla
2018 - Dr. Venkata Allada
Dr. Venkat Allada

Professor

Engineering Management & Systems Engineering

Research Interests:

Lean Management, Systems Thinking, Product Design and Development, Higher Education

Education:

  • Ph.D. Industrial Engineering, 1994, University of Cincinnati
  • M.Tech. Management & Systems, 1990, Indian Institute of Technology
  • B.E. Producation Engineering, 1987, University of Mumbai
2018 - Dr. Casey Canfield
Dr. Casey Canfield

Assistant Professor

Engineering Management & Systems Engineering

Specialization:

ENG MGT 2110 Managing Engineering and Technology

Research Interests:

Human Systems Integration, Human Factors, Automation, Energy Systems, Smart Cities, Organizational Behavior, Decision Science, Risk Analysis, Risk Communication, Data Visualization, Policy Analysis, Behavioral Interventions, Program Evaluation, Implementation Science, Stakeholder Engagement

Personal Website:

Education:

  • Ph.D. Engineering & Public Policy, 2016, Carnegie Mellon University
  • B.S. Engineering: Systems, 2010, Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering
2019 - Dr. Steve Corns
Dr. Steven Corns

Associate Chair of Graduate Studies and Associate Professor

Engineering Management & Systems Engineering

Specialization:

ENG MGT 2310 Introduction to Systems Engineering, SYS ENG 5101 Systems Engineering and Analysis, SYS ENG 5211 Computational Intelligence

Research Interests:

Computational Intelligence, Complex Systems, Bioinformatics, Infrastructure System Modeling, Autonomous Systems

Personal Website:

Education:

  • Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, 2008, Iowa State University
  • M.S. Mechanical Engineering, 2003, Iowa State University
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, 2001, Iowa State University
Dagli
Dr. Cihan Dagli

Founder and Director of Systems Engineering Graduate Program and Professor

Engineering Management & Systems Engineering

Specialization:

SYS ENG 5212 Introduction to Neural Networks and Applications, SYS ENG 6104 Systems Architeching, SYS ENG 6213 Deep Learning and Advanced Neural Networks, SYS ENG 6239 Smart Engineering Systems Design, SYS ENG 6321 Complex System Modeling

Research Interests:

Systems Engineering and Systems Architecting, Cyber Physical Systems, Deep Learning, Machine Learning and Computational Intelligence

Personal Website:

Education:

  • Ph.D. Applied Operations Research in Large Scale Systems Design and Operation, 1979, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • M.S. Industrial Engineering, 1972, Middle East Technical University
  • B.S. Industrial Engineering, 1971, Middle East Technical University
Enke
Dr. David Enke

Curators' Distinguished Teaching Professor

Engineering Management & Systems Engineering

Specialization:

ENG MGT 5212 Intelligent Investing, ENG MGT 6211 Advanced Financial Management, ENG MGT 6212 Investment, ENG MGT 6213 Financial Engineering, ENG MGT 6215 Financial Risk Management

Research Interests:

Financial Engineering, Investments, Stocks, Derivatives, Portfolio Management, Financial Risk Management, Enterprise Risk Management, Financial Forecasting, Volatility Forecasting, Trading, Hedge Fund Replication, Cryptocurrencies, Decentralized Finance, Computational Intelligence, and Artificial Intelligence

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Education:

  • Ph.D. Engineering Management, 1997, University of Missouri-Rolla
  • M.S. Engineering Management, 1994, University of Missouri-Rolla
  • B.S. Electrical Engineering, 1990, University of Missouri- Rolla
Dr. Gosavi
Dr. Abhijit Gosavi

Associate Professor

Engineering Management & Systems Engineering

Specialization:

ENG MGT 4310 Plant Layout and Material Handling, ENG MGT 5410 Simulation, ENG MGT 5615 Production Planning and Scheduling, ENG MGT 5412 Operations Management Science

Research Interests:

Simulation-Based Optimization, Markov Decision Processes, Airline Revenue Management, Total Productive Maintenance

Personal Website:

Education:

  • Ph.D. Industrial Engineering, 1999, University of South Florida
  • M.Tech Mechanical Engineering, 1995, Indian Institution of Technology
  • B.E. Mechanical Engineering, 1992, Jadavpur University
Dr. Katie Grantham

Associate Professor

Engineering Management & Systems Engineering

Specialization:

ENG MGT 5515/ MECH ENG 5757 Product and Process Design, ENG MGT 5713 Management and Methods in Reliability, SYS ENG 6110 Function Based Risk Analysis

Research Interests:

Risk Analysis and Mitigation, Product Design, Engineering Education

Dr. Sheryl Hodges

Associate Teaching Professor

Engineering Management & Systems Engineering

Specialization:

ENG MGT 2211 Engineering Accounting and Finance, ENG MGT 3510 Marketing Management Systems ENG MGT 5210 Economic Decision Analysis, ENG MGT 6322 Case Studies in Project Management ENG MGT 6323 Global Project Management

Research Interests:

Program/Project Management, Financial Management, Organizational Management, Engineering/Construction

Education:

  • D.E., 1993, Louisiana Tech University
  • B.S. Civil Engineering, 1992, (magna cum laude) Louisiana Tech University
  • M.A. Geology, 1986, State University of New York - Buffalo
  • B.A. Geology, 1983, (cum laude) State University of New York - Buffalo
Dr. Jinling Liu
Dr. Jinling Liu

Assistant Professor

Engineering Management & Systems Engineering

Specialization:

ENG MGT 3310 Operations and Production Management

Research Interests:

Artificial Intelligence, Biomedical Informatics, Precision Medicine, Big Data Analytics, Systems Biology, Immunology, Causal Inference, Multi-omics Data

Personal Website:

Education:

  • M.S. Biomedical Informatics, 2019, University of Pittsburgh
  • Ph.D. Biology, 2014, The Pennsylvania State University
  • B.S. Biotechnology, 2008, East China Normal University
Dr. Robert Marley

Robert B. Koplar Professor

Engineering Management & Systems Engineering

Specialization:

ENG MGT 6211 - Advanced Financial Management

Research Interests:

Engineering Science: Human Systems Integration, Human Factors Engineering, Ergonomics, Human Health and Safety Engineering, Engineering Psychology, Human Performance, Statistics and Design of Industrial Experiments. Applications in occupational and transportation systems. Engineering Management Science: Leadership in complex organizations, diversity and inclusion in complex organizations,decision making. Applications in higher education and not-for-profit systems.

Education:

  • Ph.D. Industrial Engineering, 1990, Wichita State University
  • M.S. Engineering Management Science, 1987, Wichita State University
  • B.G.S. General Studies - Experimental Psychology Emphasis, 1983, Wichita State University
Dr. Stephen Raper
Dr. Stephen Raper

Associate Chair of Undergraduate Studies and Associate Professor

Engineering Management & Systems Engineering

Specialization:

ENG MGT 2110 Managing Engineering and Technology ENG MGT 3310 Operations and Production Management, ENG MGT 4110 General Management-Design and Integration, ENG MGT 4907 Engineering Management Senior Design, ENG MGT 5313 Packaging Management ENG MGT 6610 Advanced Production Management

Research Interests:

Packaging Systems, Engineering Management, Undergraduate Education

Education:

  • Ph.D. Engineering Management, 1989, University Missouri-Rolla
  • M.A. Engineering Management, 1987, University of Missouri-Rolla
  • B.S. Engineering Management, 1985, University of Missouri-Rolla
Dr. Joan Schuman

Associate Teaching Professor

Engineering Management & Systems Engineering

Specialization:

ENG MGT 3320 Introduction to Project Management, ENG MGT 5210 Economic Decision Analysis, ENG MGT 6211 Advanced Financial Management, ENG MGT 6322 Case Studies in Project Management, ENG MGT 6323 Global Project Management

Research Interests:

Engineering Education, Project Management, Cultural Competency

Education:

  • Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2003, University of Southern Mississippi
  • BSME, 1985, University of Arkansas
2019 - Dr. David Spurlock
Dr. David Spurlock

Associate Teaching Professor

Engineering Management & Systems Engineering

Specialization:

ENG MGT 5110 Managerial Decision Making, ENG MGT 5111 Management for Engineers and Scientists, ENG MGT 6322 Case Studies in Project Management, ENG MGT 5320 Project Management, ENG MGT 2110 Managing Engineering and Technology, ENG MGT 6113 Advanced Personnel Management, ENG MGT 6110 Case Studies in General Management, ENG MGT 5412 Operations Management Science

Education:

  • Ph.D. Organizational Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champagin
  • M.A. Organizational Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champagin
  • M.A. Pepperdine University
  • B.E.E.(Magna cum laude) University of Dayton

Joint Appointment Faculty

El-adaway
Dr. Islam H. El-adaway, P.E., C.Eng, F.ASCE, F.ICE

Hurst/McCarthy Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering

Specialization:

Construction Engineering and Management

Research Interests:

Modeling and simulation (multi agent systems, system dynamics, and social network analysis) Sustainable infrastructure management Resilient hazard management Energy management Contractual and dispute management Planning management Safety management Decision and risk management Engineering education Engineering ethics

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Education:

  • Ph.D. Civil Engineering (Construction Engineering and Management), Iowa State University, 2008
  • M.S. Construction Engineering, The American University in Cairo, Egypt, 2006
  • B.S. Construction Engineering, The American University in Cairo, Egypt, 2003
Dr. Susan Murray

Chair and Professor

Psychological Science

Specialization:

Human Factors and Educational Research

Research Interests:

Human Factors, Human Systems Interactions, Industrial Safety, Fatigue Risk Management, and Engineering Education

Education:

  • Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering, Texas A&M University
  • M.S. in Industrial Engineering, University of Texas - Arlington
  • B.S. in Industrial Engineering, Texas A&M University