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Dr Erick C Jones

Professor, Industrial, Manufacturing, and Systems Engineering
Last Updated: September 22, 2021
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Biography

Biography

Dr. Erick Jones is a Professor and Associate Dean for Graduate Studies in the College of Engineering at the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA). He is currently the George and Elizabeth Pickett Endowed Professor in Industrial, Manufacturing and Systems Engineering. Jones returned from his three year rotating detail at National Science Foundation where he was a Program Director in the Engineering Directorate for Engineering Research Centers Program. Earlier he was the Program Director in Education Directorate for Division of Graduate Education which led the INTERN and Graduate Research Internship Programs. He was also a Program Director for the prestigious Graduate Research Fellowship (GRF) Program. Dr. Jones was one of the few program officers who worked in two Directorates as a rotating program director.

Prior to joining UTA, Dr. Jones worked at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln for eight years where he initially received tenure. He served as Deputy Director of UTA’s Security Advances via Nanotechnologies Center from 2013-15. He is currently the Director of RAID lab, a position he has held since 2011.

Dr. Jones is internationally recognized for this pioneering work with RFID technologies, Lean Six Sigma Quality Management, and autonomous inventory control. He has published more than 243 manuscripts and three textbooks, and has garnered more than $10 million in grants and contracts. Additionally, Jones has advised 44 master’s students, 18 Ph.D. students, and sponsored 32 undergraduate research projects.

Dr. Jones is an active member of ISCEA, NSF, AAAS, IISE, ASEE and National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE). He has served in IISE, NSBE and other organizations as faculty advisor for the past decade. He was appointed as the President of ISCEA International Standards Board (IISB) in July 2020. He was also appointed as the President of IISE Work Systems Division Board in the same year. He served as an Alfred Sloan Minority PhD Program Director and is on Sloan Mentoring Network Board. He worked with the National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering for over a decade and was also one of the initial founders and Past Chair of Texas A&M’s Black Former Students Network. Dr. Jones was recognized as an Alfred Sloan Underrepresented Minority Ph.D. Program Fellow and has been honored by the National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering three times.

Dr. Jones worked in the Industry for over a decade before returning to academia to attain his PhD. He held engineering, management, and executive management positions while in the Industry including Engineering Supervisor, Director of Engineering, and Executive Manager for companies such as UPS, Academy Sports and Outdoors, Arthur Andersen, and LLP, respectively. He gained valuable Engineering and Executive experience that he brings to the University.

Dr. Jones earned his Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering from Texas A&M University and his Master’s and Doctoral degrees in Industrial Engineering from the University of Houston.

Read more about Dr. Jones on wikipedia.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Erick_Jones

Education

Education

    • 2003 PhD in Industrial Engineering
      Univ Houston Main Campus
    • 1996 MS in Industrial Engineering
      Univ Houston Main Campus
    • 1993 BS in Industrial Engineering
      Texas A&M University College Station

Licensure and Certifications

Licensure and Certifications

    • 2011 Certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt (CLSSBB), International Supply Chain Education Alliance (ISCEA)
    • 2011 Certified Lean Six Sigma Green Belt (CLSSGB), International Supply Chain Education Alliance (ISCEA)
    • 2011 Certified Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt (CLSSYB), International Supply Chain Education Alliance (ISCEA)
    • 2011 Certified Master Lean Six Sigma Black Belt (CMLSSBB), International Supply Chain Education Alliance (ISCEA)
    • 2008 RFID Supply Chain Planner (RFIDSCP), International Supply Chain Education Alliance (ISCEA)
    • 2005 Six Sigma, Black Belt , American Society for Quality (ASQ)
    • 2004 Texas Professional Engineer,
    • 2003 RFID Supply Chain Manager (RFIDSCM), International Supply Chain Education Alliance (ISCEA)

Appointments

Appointments

    • Sept 2017 to Present Associate Dean, College of Engineering, Graduate Affairs
      College of Engineering, University of Texas Arlington
    • Sept 2017 to Present George and Elizabeth Pickett Endowed Professorship
      Industrial Manufacturing and Systems Engineering, University of Texas Arlington
    • Sept 2014 to Present Professor
      Industrial Manufacturing and Systems Engineering, University of Texas Arlington
    • Sept 2013 to Present Deputy Director Security Advances Via Nanotechnology - SAVANT
      SAVANT, University of Texas Arlngton
    • Feb 2017 to Aug 2018 Program Director
      Engineering Research Centers, National Science Foundation (Alexandria, VA, United States)
    • Aug 2015 to Aug 2017 Program Director
      Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP), Graduate Research Internship Program (GRIP), and (ECR) Workforce Development , National Science Foundation (Arlington, VA, United States)
    • 2009 to 2010 Director of Transportation and Logistics
      Industrial and Management Systems Engineering, University of Nebraska Lincoln (Lincoln, NE, United States)
      Director, Transportation & Logistics Lab; (located in MATC DoT Region V Center)
    • 2008 to 2010 Associate Professor
      Industrial and Management Systems Engineering, University of Nebraska Lincoln (Lincoln, NE)
    • 2004 to 2010 Director, RFID and Supply Chain Logistics (RfSCL) Lab
      Industrial and Management Systems Engineering, University of Nebraska Lincoln (Lincoln, NE)
    • 2004 to 2008 Assistant Professor
      Industrial and Management Systems Engineering, University of Nebraska Lincoln (Lincoln, NE, United States)
    • 2004 to 2007 PI and Site Director
      National Science Foundation Industry/University Cooperative Research Center, Centers for Engineering and Lo gistics and Distribution (CELDi), NSF CELDI I/UCRC Nebraska Site
    • 2003 to 2004 Post-Doctoral Research Associate
      Industrial and Management Systems Engineering, University of Nebraska Lincoln
    • Past to 2003 Director
      Minority Mentoring & Enrichment Seminar in Engineering Training (MESET) in the Program for Mastery in Engineering Studies (PROMES), University of Houston (Houston, TX)
    • 2002 to 2003 Teaching Assistant
      Industrial Engineering, Cullen College of Engineering, (Houston, TX)
    • 2000 to 2002 Experienced Manager
      Arthur Andersen, LLP Consulting
    • 1998 to 2000 Project Manager
      Tompkins Associates consulting Firm
    • 1996 to 1998 Industrial Engineer Director
      Academy Sports and Outdoors
    • 1993 to 1996 Specialist
      United Postal Services(UPS)

Memberships

    • June 2020 to Present Sigma Xi
      Member
    • Jan 2020 to Present The Academy of Medicine, Engineering and Science of Texas
      Protégé
    • 2019 to Present Fulbrighter
      Member
      The exclusive online networking platform for Fulbright alumni and grantees
    • 2015 to Present American Association for the Advancement of Science
      Member
    • 2015 to Present American Education Research Association
      Member
    • 2011 to Present Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology
      Program Evaluator
    • 2010 to Present Texas Space Grant Consortium
      Member
    • 2006 to Present Association for Automatic Identification and Mobility
      Member
    • 2006 to Present DASH 7 Alliance
      Member
    • 2005 to Present American Society of Engineering Education
      Member
    • 2005 to Present American Society of Quality
      Member
    • 2003 to Present National Society of Black Engineers
      Member
    • 1996 to Present Texas A&M University Association of Former Students
      Member
    • 1993 to Present Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineering
      Member
    • 1993 to Present Texas A&M University Black Former Student Network
      Member

Awards and Honors

    • Jun  2020 Fellowship sponsored by Sigma Xi
    • May  2020 Fellowship sponsored by Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers
    • Jan  2020 Honorary Fellowship sponsored by American Association for the Advancement of Science
    • Jan  2020 Protégé sponsored by The Academy of Medicine, Engineering, and Science of Texas (TAMEST)
    •  2019 Notable Fellowship sponsored by African Scientific Institute
    • Sep  2018 National Role Model Administration Award sponsored by Minority Access
    • Sep  2017 Endowed Professorship sponsored by George and Elizabeth Pickett
    • Aug  2017 Senior Research Fellow sponsored by International Supply Chain Education Alliance, ISCEA
    •  2011 Fulbright Mexico Scholars Specialist sponsored by Engineering Education in Mexico
    •  2007 Teaching Award Assistant Professor sponsored by College of Engineering
    •  2006 Research Award Assistant Professor sponsored by College of Engineering
    •  2006 Service Award Assistant Professor sponsored by College of Engineering
    • Mar  2006 Featured article about RFID Lab sponsored by Omaha World Herald
    •  2001 Underrepresented Minority Ph.D. Program Fellow sponsored by Alfred P. Sloan
    •  1992 Presidential Achievement Award (Undergraduate) sponsored by Texas A&M University
    •  1992 Undergraduate Award sponsored by NACME
    •  1991 Undergraduate Award sponsored by NACME
    •  1990 Undergraduate Award sponsored by NACME

News Articles

News Articles

Support & Funding

Support & Funding

This data is entered manually by the author of the profile and may duplicate data in the Sponsored Projects section.
    • Past to Present Easing into Technology for Older Healthcare Workers to Decrease Burnout Rates sponsored by  -  $0
      (Funded)
    • May 2020 to Apr 2023 EAGER: AI-Enabled Optimization of the COVID-19 Therapeutics Supply Chain to Support Community Public Health sponsored by  -  $199993
      Erick Jones (Funded)
    • Oct 2020 to Sept 2022 Conference:Understanding the Impact Graduate Fellowships on Broadening Participation in GEO sponsored by  -  $49998
      Erick Jones (Funded)
    • Oct 2019 to Sept 2022 Collaborative Research: Workshop - BP in STEM, Computer Science and Engineering through Improved Financial Literacy sponsored by  -  $28238
      Erick Jones (Funded)
    • Jan 2021 to Dec 2021 Metal Craft Universal Asset RFID Tag Inlay Re-Design sponsored by  -  $33500
      Erick Jones (Funded)
    • Nov 2018 to Aug 2020 LaTasha Starr-2019 Fellowship: Dwight David Eisenhower Transportation Fellowship (DDETFP) sponsored by  -  $3500
      (Funded)
    • Sept 2017 to Aug 2020 Standardizing Future "Smart and Connected Forensic Evidence Rooms” for Internet of Things (IoT) Based AutoID enabled technologies sponsored by  -  $75000
      (Funded)
    • Sept 2014 to Aug 2019 Focus on Rention in Cohorts of Engineering Students - Plus (Forces+) sponsored by  -  $638572
      (Funded)
    • June 2018 to Dec 2018 Optional Practical Training - RFID Inventory Tracking with WorkFlow Analysis sponsored by  -  $15601
      (Funded)
    • June 2012 to Aug 2018 GAANN for Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering Department at UT Arlington sponsored by  -  $563584
      (Funded)
    • Aug 2015 to Aug 2018 IPA Assignment to NSF for Dr. Erick Jones, Sr. sponsored by  -  $633369
      (Funded)
    • Aug 2014 to July 2017 UT System LSAMP UT Arlington Bridge to the Doctorate Fellowship Program sponsored by  -  $974250
      (Funded)
    • Jan 2011 to June 2015 Faculty Member Participation in Increasing PhDs for Underrepresented Minorities Pargram sponsored by  -  $9075
      (Funded)
    • Mar 2013 to Mar 2015 Angelica Inc. RFID Engineering Support Proposal sponsored by  -  $107997
      (Funded)
    • June 2014 to Aug 2014 IGRA: Evaluating the Logistics Cost of Using Rail sponsored by  -  $12500
      (Funded)
    • June 2014 to Aug 2014 IGRA: Outbound Logistics Optimization or WMS Systems sponsored by  -  $12500
      (Funded)
    • June 2014 to Aug 2014 IGRA; Outbound Logistics optimization or WMS systems sponsored by  -  $12500
      (Funded)
    • June 2013 to May 2014 A Novel Glass Micronfluidic Neuro-Sensor for High-throughout Drug Discovery sponsored by  -  $82500
      (Funded)
    • Jan 2011 to Oct 2013 International Research Experience for Students (IRES) Program at Tecnologico de Monterrey, Campus Monterrey sponsored by  -  $140249
      (Funded)
    • Mar 2011 to Sept 2011 NETS Demonstration sponsored by  -  $12000
      (Funded)

Publications

Presentations

    • June  2016
      Jones, ErickC, "National Science Foundation Engineering Education Funding Opportunities", New Orleans, LA. (June 26, 2016).
    • June  2016
      Jones, ErickC, "Tips for Turning Good Ideas into Competitive NSF Engineering Education Proposals", New Orleans, LA. (June 26, 2016).
    • February  2015
      Jones, ErickC, Barea-Rodriguez, EdwinJ, "How to Make Your Money Work for You : Budgeting & Managing Funding f or Your Doctoral Degree", National Action council for Minorities in Engineering (NACME) . (February 19, 2015).

Students Supervised

    • Present
      Graduate Supervised Research
      Juan Marcos Castillo , Funding: IMSE Department GTA
    • May 2018
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Latasha Starr, Funding: NSF LSAMP
    • 2016
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Soma Sekar Balasubramanian, Funding: IMSE Department GTA (Industrial Engineering)
      Evaluating Increasing Hospital Closure Rates in U.S: A Model Framework And A Lean Six Sigma Deployment Approach For Quality Improvement Initiatives to Prevent Further Closures in Rural and Disadvantaged Locations.
    • July 2016
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Sam Okate, Funding: US Department of Education GANN Program/NSF-IRES grant (Industrial Engineering)
      Evaluating the Impacts of the Internet of Things to Reduce Runway Incursions: Understanding the Why, How & When.
    • July 2016
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Shalini Gupta, Evaluating the Impacts of Sleep Disruptions In Women Through Automated Analysis (SJSL Framework)
    • 2015
      Other
      Ryan Dietrich,
      Master's Project
    • 2015
      Other
      Harrison Armstrong, 2011 -Present, B.S. Ind. Eng., AURUS grant , $500
      Undergraduate Supervised and Funded
    • July 2015
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Atul Kamble,
      Using RFID to Standardize Car Remanufacture Parts.
    • July 2015
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Jashandeep Singh,
      Evaluating the Economic Impact of RFID in Pipeline Vs Railroad in Oil Industry.
    • July 2015
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Billy Gray, Funding: US Department of Education GANN Program
    • May 2015
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Sunny Jain,
      Evaluating the impact of Sustainability and Pipeline Quality on Global Crude Oil Supply Chain.
    • May 2015
      Other
      Amaraja Dalvi ,
      Master's Project
    • May 2015
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Jairo de Jesus,
    • 2014
      Other
      Ankan Addy, 2014 B.S Ind. Eng., “Raid Labs Scholarship”, $1000
      Undergraduate Supervised and Funded
    • 2014
      Other
      Joshua Bolton, Ind. Eng., “Raid Labs Scholarship”, $1000.
      Undergraduate Supervised and Funded
    • Dec 2014
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Gowtham Anantakrishnan, Funding: CVISN/Startup/Self
      Evaluating the Impact of AutoID technologies on Oil and Gas ERP System Data Accuracy and Reliability.
    • May 2014
      Other
      Shui Bui, Funding: NSF-IRES grant
      Master's Project
    • Dec 2013
      Other
      Eryka Dira, NSF-IRES grant, “ Arela, ArnesesElectricosAutomotrices Project,” $10,000.
      Undergraduate Supervised and Funded
    • Dec 2013
      Other
      Marco Torres, Summer and Fall 201 3, B.S. Ind. Eng., NSF -Arela, ArnesesElectricosAutomotrices Project $10,000.
      Undergraduate Supervised and Funded
    • Dec 2013
      Other
      Mekdi Girmash, Summer and Fall 2013, B.S. Ind. Eng., NSF -Arela, ArnesesElectricosAutomotrices Project $10,000.
      Undergraduate Supervised and Funded
    • Dec 2013
      Other
      Yazmin Salazar, Summer and Fall 2013, B.S. Ind. Eng., NSF -CIDEC Queretaro Technical Center Project $10,000.
      Undergraduate Supervised and Funded
    • Dec 2013
      Other
      Jose Sanchez, Funding: Self
      Master's Project
    • Dec 2013
      Other
      Roshani Samudhakar,
      Master's Project
      Evaluating the Best Practices for Successful Lean Six Sigma Companies.
    • May 2013
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Ida Lumintu, EGTA / UTA Graduate Tuition Fellowship
      RFID and RTLS Enhancement for retained surgical instruments in the Body.
    • May 2013
      Other
      Alok Igoor, Funding: RAID Labs
      Master's Project
    • May 2013
      Other
      Angela Nnadili, Funding: RAID Labs
      Master's Project
    • May 2013
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Chendur Muruganand, Funding: NSF-IRES
      A Sustainability-based Framework To Make A Strategic Outsourcing Decision for Warehouses in The Electronics Industry.
    • May 2013
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Restu P Sunarto,
      Evaluation of Quality and Sustainability Incentives to Optimize the Indonesian to the United States Crude Oil Supply Chain.
    • May 2013
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Shernette Kydd,
      A Framework for Self Evaluation and Systemic Preemptive Action to Reduce High Hospital Readmission Rate
    • May 2013
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Maurice Cavitt, UNCF/ Startup/ Sloan / GANN/ NASA Fellowship
      An Optimal Decision Model for Multi - System Process Capability Improvements through a Personnel Environment and Integration (PEI) Framework Utilizing Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Technologies
    • Dec 2012
      Other
      Mackenzie Dacres, Summer and Fall 2012, B.S. Ind. Eng., NSF - IRES grant Kellogg Project $10,000.
      Undergraduate Supervised and Funded
    • Dec 2012
      Other
      Walter Mulflur, Summer and Fall 2012, B.S. Ind. Eng., NSF - Project $10,000.
      Undergraduate Supervised and Funded
    • Dec 2012
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Hamid Ghorashi, Funding: NSF-IRES
      New Approach for Minimizing Human Errors in Hospital Operating Rooms by Using RFID Alerting System.
    • 2012
      Dissertation Committee Co-Chair
      Nancy (Dejing) Kong, * Changed schools, Dr. Riley was chair and changed to committee member.
      Co - Chair with Dr. Michael W. Riley, IMSE UNL
      Economic Impact to the State of a Graduate Degree.
    • 2012
      Dissertation Committee Co-Chair
      Liyuan Zhang, * Changed schools, Dr. Riley was chair and changed to committee member. Funding: Self/ CVISN
      Co - Chair with Dr. Michael W. Riley, IMSE UNL
      Multi - Objective model for evaluating procurement practices that impact supplier quality in Supply Chains based out of China.
    • Aug 2012
      Other
      Rayanne Macnee, Summer, B.S. Nursing,NSF-IRES grant Kellogg Project $10,000.
      Undergraduate Supervised and Funded
    • May 2012
      Other
      Rupak Pandey, Spring 2012, B.S. Ind. Eng., UROP grant
      Undergraduate Supervised and Funded
    • May 2012
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Jian Han, Funding: Self/Werner/CVISN
      Evaluation of optimization algorithms for improvement of a transportation company’s (in - house) vehicle routing system
    • Dec 2011
      Other
      Chidebe S Ugoji, Summer and Fall 2011, B.S. Ind. Eng., NSF -IRES grant , $10,000
      Undergraduate Supervised and Funded
    • Dec 2011
      Other
      Jithin Daniel, Summer 2011, B.S. Ind. Eng., NSF - IRES grant Project $10,000
      Undergraduate Supervised and Funded
    • Dec 2011
      Other
      Juan Robles, Summer and Fall 2011, B.S. Ind. Eng., NSF - IRES grant Project $10,000
      Undergraduate Supervised and Funded
    • Dec 2011
      Other
      Mohammed Siddiqui, Summer and Fall 2011, B.S. Ind. Eng., NSF - IRES grant Project $ 10,000
      Undergraduate Supervised and Funded
    • Dec 2011
      Other
      Shin - Chiann Han, Funding: NSF - IRES
      Master's Project
      Process Flow Improvement at TRW
    • Dec 2010
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Jaikrit Kandari, MSIE, Information Quality on the World Wide Web: A User Perspective, Chair Ram Bishu, completed December, 2010.
    • Dec 2010
      Other
      Andrea Henery, Fall 2010, B.S. Ind. Eng., NASA grant ,$2,000
      Undergraduate Supervised and Funded
    • Dec 2010
      Other
      Nathan Kent Heng, Fall 2010, B.S. Ind. Eng., NASA grant $2,000
      Undergraduate Supervised and Funded
    • Dec 2010
      Other
      Antonio Contreras, Summer and Fall 2010, B.S. Ind.Eng, NASA grant, Graduated Dec 2010 , RFID at NASA $2,000
      Undergraduate Supervised and Funded
    • Dec 2010
      Other
      Mike Mummagh, Summer and Fall 2010, B.S. Ind. Eng., NASA grant $2,000
      Undergraduate Supervised and Funded
    • 2010
      Dissertation Committee Co-Chair
      Vettrivel Gnaneswaran, CVISN
      Co - Chair with Dr. R amaratnam Ram Bishu Industrial Engineering
      Force Endurance Model for Pencil Hold Task
    • Dec 2010
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Angela Garza, Funding: Sloan/GANN/ NASA
      Innovating Continuous Review Policies with RFID
    • Dec 2010
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Liyuan Zhang, Funding: CVISN
      Comparison of Classical Analytic Hierarchy Process (AHP) Approach and Fuzzy AHP Approach in Multiple - Criteria Decision Making for Commercial Vehicle Information Systems and Networks (CVISN) Project
    • Dec 2010
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Maurice Cavitt, Funding: GANN/ NASA
      Evaluating Inventory Replenishment Speed in Healthcare Organization
    • Dec 2010
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Nancy (Dejing) Kong,
    • Dec 2010
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Jairo de Jesus, Funding: CVISN
      A Predictive Modeling for Water Consumption and Waste Water Flow Management for a Food Processing Manufacturer
    • Dec 2010
      Dissertation Committee Co-Chair
      Dwight Mosby, Funding: CVISN
      Co-Chair with Aemal Khattak
      Embedded Radio Frequency Identification Device License Plates for Roadside Use in Nebraska
    • Aug 2010
      Other
      William Frendrick, Summer 2010, B.S. Ind.Eng, NASA grant $2,000
      Undergraduate Supervised and Funded
    • Aug 2010
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Rama Thummalapalli, Funding: Self /VA Hospitals
      Using Six Sigma to Implement Bioinformatics for Health and Human Service Departments
    • 2009
      Other
      Lindsay Exstrom, 2009 , Grad. Dec 2009, B.S. Ind. Eng, UCARE grant , Silo Windmill Energy Development, $2,000
      Undergraduate Supervised and Funded
    • May 2009
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Casey Richards, Funding: NASA
      Using Multi - Criteria Decision Analysis to Select the Most Effective Best Practices for Loading Flatbed Semi Trailers
    • May 2009
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Olabode Alabi, Funding: Self
      RFID and RTLS Predictive Location Modeling
    • May 2009
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Jane Silveray, Funding: Self /NASA
      Economic Evaluating of RFID Implementation at a Retail Store
    • May 2009
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Kelli Kopocis, Funding: Self /MCAA/NASA
      An Evaluation Of The Effectiveness Of Radio Frequency Identification On Mechanical Contracting Job sites
    • Dec 2008
      Service Learning Project
      Rodrigo Franco, Multi-objective Stochastic Supply chain modeling with Imperfect Quality Suppliers
    • 2007
      Other
      Brett Miller, 2007, Grad. Dec 2007, B.S. Ind.Eng, UCARE grant, RFID as a Locator System Instead of GPS, $1,500
      Undergraduate Supervised and Funded
    • 2007
      Other
      Ik Hou Loh, 2007 - Using RFID as a locator system for trucking and rail cars $2,000
      Undergraduate Supervised and Funded
    • Dec 2007
      Service Learning Project
      Faye (Xiaofei) Gao, Funding: NASA
      Measuring the Impact of RFID technologies on Facility Design
    • Aug 2007
      Other
      Yan (Jerry) Tie, Funding: City of Houston
      Master's Project
      School Enrollment Forecasting Using ARIMA Models.
    • Aug 2007
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Jing Yang (Paul) Pei, Funding:City of Houston
      Inventory Control in Serial Systems Using RFID
    • May 2007
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Selvia Androus, Funding: City of Houston/ Covidian
      Cognitive Turnover Predictive Model Differences Between Knowledge Workers and Production Workers
    • Dec 2006
      Other
      Thomas Ralston, Fall 2006, Grad. May 2006, B.S. Elec. Eng, Work Study
      Undergraduate Supervised and Funded
    • 2006
      Other
      Matt Johnson, 2005-2006, Grad. May 2006, B.S. Elec. Eng, REU Grant , $2,000
      Undergraduate Supervised and Funded
    • 2006
      Other
      Nick Lovelace, 2005 - 2006, Grad. May 2006, B.S. Elec. .Eng, REU Grant , $2,000
      Undergraduate Supervised and Funded
    • 2006
      Other
      Olabode Alabi, 2005 - 2006, Grad. May 2007, B.S. Elec. Eng, UCARE Grant , Systems ,undergraduate, $2,400
      Undergraduate Supervised and Funded
    • Dec 2006
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Tim Farnham, Funding: NASA
      Six Sigma Practices: A Methodology to Determine Successful Six Sigma Implementation Characteristics
    • 2006
      Other
      Adam J. Rogers, 2004 - 2006, Grad. May 2006, B.S. Biology, REU Grant , $2,000
      Undergraduate Supervised and Funded
    • May 2006
      Other
      Chet Henry, Spr. 2006, Grad. May 2007, B.S. Comp. Eng, REU Grant , $2,000
      Undergraduate Supervised and Funded
    • May 2006
      Other
      Mehmet Ufuk Eren, Funding : Self
      Master's Project
      RFID in Rail Car Tracking
    • May 2006
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Satish Oswal, Funding: City of Houston
      A Mathematical Model to Identify Pre - Turnover Mindset in Employees in Organizations and Students at Universities
    • 2005
      Other
      Brandy Keithly,
      Undergraduate Supervised and Funded
    • 2005
      Other
      Tai Burleson, 2004 -2005, B.S. Ind. Eng., UCARE grant
      Undergraduate Supervised and Funded
    • May 2005
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Rajesh Uttamchandan, MSIE, Evaluation of Training Method for Operations of Complex Machines, Chair Ram Bishu, completed May 2005.
    • May 2005
      Undergraduate Supervised Research
      Shuvra Ghosh, Analysis of IVA Tasks and Development of a Software Tool for Mission Planning, Chair Ram Bishu, completed May, 2005
    • May 2005
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Bharath Swaminthan, Funding: Self
      Developing Collaborative Supply Chain Model for a Part - Finishing Company Using Dell’s Model.
    • May 2005
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Gowtham Anantakrishnan, Funding: City of Houston
      A Comparative Study on the Effectiveness of Computer Based Training on Training Personnel on Radio Frequency Identification (RFID
    • Dec 2004
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Josephine A. Hain, Funding: City of Houston
      A Methodology to Study the Behavior Skills of the Successful Project Manage
    • May 2004
      Undergraduate Honors Thesis
      Tony Williams, MSIE, Evaluation of Six Sigma, Chair Stephanie Adams, Chair Stephanie Adams, completed May, 2004.

Courses

      • IE 6697-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103304)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • IE 6997-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103308)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • IE 6697-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103304)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • IE 4391-011 SPEC PROB INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103223)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2020
      • IE 6397-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103300)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • IE 6997-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103308)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • IE 5391-011 ADV STUDY IN INDUST ENGR
        (Course Id: 103280)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • IE 6997-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103308)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • IE 6999-011 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 103309)
        Summer - 2019
      • IE 5191-011 ADV STUDIES IN INDUS ENGR
        (Topic: IND-Independent Study | Course Id: 103226)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • IE 5391-011 ADV STUDY IN INDUST ENGR
        (Topic: ADVANCED STUDIES IN INDUSTRIAL | Course Id: 103280)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • IE 6397-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103300)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • IE 6397-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103300)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • IE 6697-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103304)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • IE 6999-011 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 103309)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2018
      • IE 7399-011 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2018
      • IE 6697-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103304)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2018
      • IE 6999-011 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 103309)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • IE 6697-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103304)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • IE 6997-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103308)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • IE 6697-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103304)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • IE 6997-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103308)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • IE 6697-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103304)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2017
      • IE 6997-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103308)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • IE 6999-011 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 103309)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • IE 6697-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103304)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • IE 6997-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103308)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • IE 6699-011 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 103305)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2016
      • IE 6397-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103300)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2016
      • IE 6999-011 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 103309)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • IE 7399-011 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • IE 6697-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103304)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • IE 6699-011 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 103305)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • IE 6397-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103300)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • IE 6997-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103308)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • IE 5191-011 ADV STUDIES IN INDUS ENGR
        (Topic: Advanced Studies in Industrial | Course Id: 103226)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2015
      • IE 6999-011 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 103309)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2015
      • IE 6697-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103304)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2015
      • IE 4391-011 SPEC PROB INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103223)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2015
      • IE 5300-001 TOPICS IN INDUSTRIAL ENGNR
        (Topic: RFID & Logistics | Course Id: 103228)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2015
      • IE 5300-002 TOPICS IN INDUSTRIAL ENGNR
        (Topic: RFID & Logistics | Course Id: 103228)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2015
      • IE 5191-011 ADV STUDIES IN INDUS ENGR
        (Topic: IND-Independent Study | Course Id: 103226)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • IE 7399-011 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • IE 4304-001 ENTERPRISE SYSTEMS
        (Course Id: 103197)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • IE 5334-001 LOGISTICS DISTRIBUTION SYS DES
        (Course Id: 103262)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • IE 5334-002 LOGISTICS DISTRIBUTION SYS DES
        (Course Id: 103262)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • IE 5312-001 PLANNING & CNTRL OF ENTERP SYS
        (Course Id: 103240)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • IE 5312-002 PLANNING & CNTRL OF ENTERP SYS
        (Course Id: 103240)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • IE 6397-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103300)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • IE 6997-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103308)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • IE 5398-011 THESIS
        (Course Id: 103282)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • IE 5698-011 THESIS
        (Course Id: 103285)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • IE 5191-011 ADV STUDIES IN INDUS ENGR
        (Topic: Independent Studies | Course Id: 103226)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • IE 6699-011 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 103305)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • IE 7399-011 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • IE 4343-001 FACILITIES PLANNING AND DESIGN
        (Course Id: 103217)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • IE 6302-001 FACILITIES PLANNING AND DESIGN
        (Course Id: 103290)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • IE 6302-002 FACILITIES PLANNING AND DESIGN
        (Course Id: 103290)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • IE 4303-001 PROD & INVENTORY CONTROL
        (Course Id: 103196)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • IE 6397-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103300)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • IE 6997-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103308)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • IE 5191-011 ADV STUDIES IN INDUS ENGR
        (Topic: Advanced Studies in Industrial | Course Id: 103226)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2014
      • IE 6397-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103300)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2014
      • IE 6697-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103304)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2014
      • IE 4391-011 SPEC PROB INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103223)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2014
      • IE 5300-001 TOPICS IN INDUSTRIAL ENGNR
        (Topic: RFID & Logistics | Course Id: 103228)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2014
      • IE 5300-002 TOPICS IN INDUSTRIAL ENGNR
        (Topic: RFID & Logistics | Course Id: 103228)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2014
      • IE 5391-011 ADV STUDY IN INDUST ENGR
        (Topic: ADVANCED STUDIES IN INDUSTRIAL | Course Id: 103280)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • IE 6699-011 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 103305)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • IE 4304-001 ENTERPRISE SYSTEMS
        (Course Id: 103197)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • IE 5334-001 LOGISTICS DISTRIBUTION SYS DES
        (Course Id: 103262)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • IE 5334-002 LOGISTICS DISTRIBUTION SYS DES
        (Course Id: 103262)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • IE 5312-001 PLANNING & CNTRL OF ENTERP SYS
        (Course Id: 103240)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • IE 5312-002 PLANNING & CNTRL OF ENTERP SYS
        (Course Id: 103240)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • IE 6397-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103300)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • IE 6697-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103304)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • IE 4391-011 SPEC PROB INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103223)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • IE 5191-011 ADV STUDIES IN INDUS ENGR
        (Topic: Independent Studies | Course Id: 103226)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • IE 6699-011 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 103305)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • IE 6999-011 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 103309)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • IE 4303-001 PROD & INVENTORY CONTROL
        (Course Id: 103196)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • IE 5329-001 PRODUCTION & INV CONTRL SYS
        (Course Id: 103257)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • IE 5329-002 PRODUCTION & INV CONTRL SYS
        (Course Id: 103257)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • IE 6397-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103300)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • IE 5391-011 ADV STUDY IN INDUST ENGR
        (Topic: Global Logistics & RFID | Course Id: 103280)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2013
      • EXCH 4391-001 EXCHANGE COURSE
        (Topic: Adv Topics IE/Pract Exp | Course Id: 107256)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2013
      • EXCH 5391-001 EXCHANGE COURSE
        (Topic: Adv Topics IE/Practical Exp | Course Id: 107258)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2013
      • IE 6697-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103304)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2013
      • IE 4391-011 SPEC PROB INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Topic: Global Logistics & RFID | Course Id: 103223)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2013
      • IE 6999-011 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 103309)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • IE 3312-001 ECONOMICS FOR ENGINEERS
        (Course Id: 103179)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • IE 4304-001 ENTERPRISE SYSTEMS
        (Course Id: 103197)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • IE 5312-001 PLANNING & CNTRL OF ENTERP SYS
        (Course Id: 103240)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • IE 5312-002 PLANNING & CNTRL OF ENTERP SYS
        (Course Id: 103240)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • IE 6697-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103304)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • IE 6997-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103308)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • IE 5698-011 THESIS
        (Course Id: 103285)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • IE 5391-011 ADV STUDY IN INDUST ENGR
        (Course Id: 103280)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • IE 5329-001 PRODUCTION & INV CONTRL SYS
        (Course Id: 103257)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • IE 5329-002 PRODUCTION & INV CONTRL SYS
        (Course Id: 103257)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • IE 5329-003 PRODUCTION & INV CONTRL SYS
        (Course Id: 103257)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • IE 6697-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103304)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • IE 6997-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103308)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • IE 5391-011 ADV STUDY IN INDUST ENGR
        (Topic: Special Topics in IE | Course Id: 103280)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2012
      • EXCH 3391-001 EXCHANGE COURSE
        (Topic: Study Abroad | Course Id: 107254)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2012
      • EXCH 3391-003 EXCHANGE COURSE
        (Topic: Study Abroad | Course Id: 107254)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2012
      • EXCH 3391-004 EXCHANGE COURSE
        (Topic: Study Abroad | Course Id: 107254)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2012
      • EXCH 3391-005 EXCHANGE COURSE
        (Topic: Study Abroad | Course Id: 107254)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2012
      • EXCH 5391-001 EXCHANGE COURSE
        (Topic: Adv Topics IE/Practical Exp | Course Id: 107258)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2012
      • IE 6697-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103304)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2012
      • IE 6997-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103308)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2012
      • IE 4391-001 SPEC PROB INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103223)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2012
      • IE 5391-011 ADV STUDY IN INDUST ENGR
        (Topic: ADVANCED STUDIES IN INDUSTRIAL | Course Id: 103280)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • IE 4304-001 ENTERPRISE SYSTEMS
        (Course Id: 103197)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • IE 5312-001 PLANNING & CNTRL OF ENTERP SYS
        (Course Id: 103240)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • IE 5312-002 PLANNING & CNTRL OF ENTERP SYS
        (Course Id: 103240)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • IE 6397-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103300)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • IE 6697-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103304)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • IE 5329-001 PRODUCTION & INV CONTRL SYS
        (Course Id: 103257)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • IE 5329-002 PRODUCTION & INV CONTRL SYS
        (Course Id: 103257)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • IE 6397-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103300)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • IE 6997-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103308)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • IE 6697-011 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103304)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2011
      • IE 5300-001 TOPICS IN INDUSTRIAL ENGNR
        (Course Id: 103228)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011

Service to the University

    • Aug 2012 to  Present Committee Member
      UTA COE Awards Committee
    • Jan 2012 to  Present Chairperson
      UTA Six Sigma Green Belt Certification Committee

Service to the Profession

    • Jan 2015 to  Present
      Founding Editor
      International Supply Chain Technology Journal
    • Jan 2013 to  Present
      Member
      Dallas Regional Chamber’s Business University Roundtable
    • Jan 2013 to  Present
      Editor, Associate Editor
      International Journal of Radio Frequency Identification Technology and Applications
    • Jan 2013 to  Present
      Editorial Board Member
      International Journal of Supply Chain Management
    • Jan 2013 to  Present
      Editorial Review Board Member
      International Journal of Supply Chain Management
    • Jan 2013 to  Present
      Board Member
      Vita-Living, Inc.
    • June 2011 to  Present
      Reviewer
      Annals of Operations Research
    • Jan 2011 to  Present
      College Site Director
      Alfred P. Sloan Minority Ph.D. Program
    • Jan 2011 to  Present
      Officer, Secretary
      American Society of Engineering Educators, Engineering Economy Division
    • Jan 2011 to  Present
      Editor, Associate Editor
      International Journal of Radio Frequency Identification Technology and Applications
    • Jan 2010 to  Present
      Board Chairman
      ISCEA International Standards Executive Board Technology Committee (IISB)
    • Jan 2010 to  Present
      Member
      Texas Space Grant Consortium (TGSC)
    • Jan 2007 to  Present
      Chairperson
      International Supply Chain Education Alliance RFID Supply Chain Manager (ISCEA RFID SCM) Certification Committee
    • Jan 2006 to  Present
      Member
      2. Association for Automatic Identification and Mobility (AIM)
    • Jan 2006 to  Present
      Member
      DASH 7 Alliance
    • Jan 2005 to  Present
      Member
      American Society of Engineering Educators (ASEE)
    • Jan 2005 to  Present
      Member
      American Society of Quality (ASQ)
    • Jan 2003 to  Present
      Member
      National Society of Black Engineers
    • Jan 1996 to  Present
      Member
      Texas A&M University Association of Former Students
    • Jan 1993 to  Present
      Member
      Texas A&M University Black Former Student Network (BFSN)
    • July 2016 to  July 2016
      Chairperson (Chicago , IL, United States)
      SCTech International Conference
    • June 2015 to  2015
      Reviewer
      Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Special Emphasis Panel (SEP)
    • Nov 2015 to  2015
      Presenter
      National Science Program
      Getting USDA into GRFP through GRIP”-WebEx with USDA
    • Nov 2015 to  2015
      Presenter
      National Science Program
      (55) USGS NSF GRIP Next Steps”-WebEx with USGS
    • Nov 2015 to  2015
      Presenter
      National Science Program
      USGS NSF/GRIP Opportunities”- WebEx with USGS,
    • Oct 2015 to  2015
      Presenter
      National Science Program
      Graduate Research Fellowship Program” Society of Neuroscience (SfN) Conference NSF Booth and Outreach
    • Oct 2015 to  2015
      Presenter
      National Science Program
      NSF Graduate Research Fellowship and Internship Programs”- 2015 Mid-America Transportation Center (MATC) Scholars Program, University of Nebraska in Lincoln, NE
    • Jan 2014 to  2015
      Chairperson
      American Society of Engineering Educators, Engineering Management Division
    • June 2015 to  June 2015
      Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer (Atlanta, GA, United States)
      Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Special Emphasis Panel (SEP)
    • May 2014 to  2014
      Reviewer, Grant Proposal
      NASA EPSCOR
    • Apr 2014 to  2014
      Reviewer, Grant Proposal
      NSF Improving Undergraduate STEM Education (IUSE)
    • Jan 2014 to  2014
      Member
      UTA Search Committee, Vice President of Student Affairs
    • Jan 2013 to  2014
      Officer, Treasurer
      American Society of Engineering Educators, Engineering Economics Division
    • May 2013 to  2013
      Reviewer, Grant Proposal
      ENG/CMMI Manufacturing Machines and Equipment (MME)
    • Dec 2013 to  2013
      Reviewer, Grant Proposal
      NSF Advanced Technology Education (ATE)
    • Mar 2013 to  2013
      Reviewer, Grant Proposal
      NSF SBIR/STTR Manufacturing Innovations
    • Jan 2011 to  2013
      Member
      UTA IE Faculty Search Committee
    • July 2012 to  2012
      Reviewer, Grant Proposal
      NSF TUES Type 1 Panel
    • Mar 2012 to  2012
      Reviewer, Grant Proposal
      NSFSTTR Manufacturing Technology
    • Mar 2012 to  2012
      Reviewer, Grant Proposal
      NSFSTTR Wireless Devices and Components
    • Jan 2011 to  2012
      Program Co-Chairperson
      Institute of Industrial Engineering, Engineering Economy Division
    • Jan 2011 to  2012
      Associate Editor
      International Journal of Six Sigma and Competitive Advantage
    • Apr 2011 to  2011
      Program Evaluator
      ABET Accreditation Program
    • Mar 2011 to  2011
      Reviewer, Grant Proposal
      NSF CSR:Small 2011 Cloud Computing
    • Jan 2011 to  2011
      Member
      UTA Search Committee, Vice President for Research
    • Jan 2008 to  2010
      Member
      UNL, University Marshal Corp
    • Jan 2007 to  2010
      Member
      UNL Graduate Committee
    • Jan 2007 to  2010
      Chairperson
      UNL Logistics Certification Program Committee
    • Jan 2005 to  2010
      Chairperson
      UNL Six Sigma Black Belt/Green Certification Program
    • Jan 2004 to  2010
      College Site Director, UNL
      Alfred P. Sloan Minority Ph.D. Program
    • Jan 2004 to  2010
      Board of Advisors
      UNL National Society of Black Engineers
    • Feb 2009 to  2009
      Reviewer, Grant Proposal
      NSF SBIR/STTR Phase I SS: Consumer Applications
    • Jan 2008 to  2008
      Member
      UNL Search Committee, Honors Recruitment Coordinator
    • Jan 2008 to  2008
      Member
      UNL Search Committee, Multicultural Recruitment Coordinator
    • Jan 2008 to  2008
      Member
      UNL Search Committee, Nebraska College Prep Academy Coordinator
    • Jan 2007 to  2008
      Division Chair
      American Society of Engineering Educators, Engineering Management Division
    • Jan 2007 to  2008
      Division Chair
      American Society of Engineering Educators, Engineering Management Division
    • Jan 2007 to  2007
      Member
      UNL COE Search Committee, Communications Manager
    • Jan 2007 to  2007
      Member
      UNL Faculty Search Committee
    • Jan 2006 to  2007
      Program Chairperson
      American Society of Engineering Educators, Engineering Management Division
    • June 2006 to  2006
      Reviewer
      Alfred P. Sloan, College Infrastructure Programs
    • June 2006 to  2006
      IE Representative
      New Undergraduates Beginning Engineering (NUBE) Camp
    • Oct 2006 to  2006
      Reviewer, Grant Proposal
      NSF SBIR/STTR Phase I SS: SBIR/STTR Phase II: Enterprise Applications
    • Jan 2006 to  2006
      Member
      UNL COE Research Advisory Committee
    • Jan 2006 to  2006
      Member
      UNL COE Search Committee, Communications Manager
    • Jan 2004 to  2006
      Editor
      Journal of Engineering Education Simulators
    • Jan 2004 to  2006
      Editor, Journal Editor
      Journal of Engineering Education Simulators
    • Dec 2005 to  2005
      Reviewer, Grant Proposal
      NSF Enterprise Systems: Supply Chains, Logistics and Transportation
    • Dec 2005 to  2005
      Reviewer, Grant Proposal
      NSF REU, Research Experiences for Undergraduates
    • Nov 2005 to  2005
      Reviewer, Grant Proposal
      NSF SBIR/STTR Mechanical Panel Proposal
    • Feb 2005 to  2005
      Reviewer, Grant Proposal
      NSF SBIR/STTR Supply Chain Management, Sensor Networks
    • Jan 2005 to  2005
      Member
      UNL COE Search Committee, Program Specialist
    • Jan 2005 to  2005
      Member
      UNL COE Search Committee, Web Developer
    • Jan 2005 to  2005
      Member
      UNL Search Committee, Intellectual property specialist
    • Jan 2004 to  2005
      Officer, Treasurer
      American Society of Engineering Educators, Engineering Management Division
    • Jan 2004 to  2005
      Officer, Secretary
      American Society of Engineering Educators, Engineering Management Division`
    • Jan 2003 to  2005
      Senior Chapter President
      Institute of Industrial Engineers, Houston, TX Chapter
    • Jan 2003 to  2005
      President and Chair
      Texas A&M Former Black Students Network, first Chair
    • July 2002 to  2002
      Reviewer, Grant Proposal
      NSF Math Science Partnership Panel
    • Jan 1993 to  1993
      Member
      Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE)
    • Jan Unknown to  Unknown
      Reviewer
      American Society of Engineering Educators, Engineering Management Division
    • Jan Unknown to  Unknown
      Member
      American Society of Engineering Management (ASEM)
    • Jan Unknown to  Unknown
      Program Director Division of Graduate Education (DGE)
      National Science Program
      i. Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP): One of the lead program officers for the program with a budget of approximately $350M annually, 16,000 applications and 2,000 awards, 50 panels, 2,000 reviewers, and two federal contractors ii. Graduate Research Internship Program(GRIP): Lead program director with a budget of approximately $375,000 annually, work in partnership with Federal Agencies (USGS, NOAA, Smithsonian, EPA, US Census, FBI, and DHS). Program provides internship opportunities for GRFP students at Federal Agencies. iii. Education and Human Resources Core Research (ECR) Program: One of the lead program officers for the STEM Workforce development track budget approximately $10M annually. The program focuses on research that support models for investigating and understanding the scientific workforce
    • Jan Unknown to  Unknown
      Program Officer
      National Science Program
      Led panels and managed several budgets for other programs: NRT Traineeship, IGE (Industry), INCLUDES, MAKER and S-STEM.
    • Jan Unknown to  Unknown
      Member
      Warehouse Education and Research Council (WERC)