ISE 4984 - Careers in ISE
This course, offered for Fall 2021, provides an overview of the breadth of careers and professional opportunities in the field of industrial and systems engineering. Practitioners from a variety of areas of industrial and systems engineering will share technical approaches and solutions as a practicing industrial and systems engineer, career progression, as well as leadership and entrepreneurial activities. Practitioners will represent the breadth of industrial and systems engineering (human factors/ergonomics, management systems, manufacturing, and operations research) as well as a range of industries, career paths, and organizations (including manufacturing, logistics, consulting, product/system design, healthcare, banking/finance, etc.).
Bio ItemMaria Bothwell , bio
Chief Executive Officer, Toffler Associates
Bio ItemLauren Carpenito , bio
Management Engineer, Duke University Health System
Bio ItemBetty P. Chao, Ph.D. , bio
President and Chief Executive Officer, Westech International Inc.
Bio ItemMatt Davis , bio
Lead UX/UI Designer, Lenovo
Bio ItemJimmy Duan, Ph.D. , bio
Executive Vice President and Chief Customer Officer, Medallia, Inc.
Bio ItemMallory Freeman, Ph.D. , bio
Senior Director of Advanced Analytics, UPS
Bio ItemLeon Harris , bio
President, Keltech, Inc.
Bio ItemMarty Muscatello , bio
Former Chief Executive Officer of Foxguard Solutions and Qualtrax, Inc.
Bio ItemMorgan Blackwood Patel , bio
Founder, Greystreak by MBP | Partner, Blackwood Development Company, Inc
Bio ItemIan Rehmert, Ph.D. , bio
Chief Operating Officer and Chief Risk Officer, Republic Finance, LLC
Bio ItemDan Surber , bio
Chief Executive Officer, Alpine Consulting Partners
Wednesdays | 1:25-2:15 pm | Whittemore 518
This 1-credit course will be an in-person class, with class sessions once per week on Wednesdays. Class information and materials will be made available through Canvas.
This course can be used as a Free Elective; it cannot be used to satisfy the ISE Technical Elective requirement
Dr. Eileen Van Aken, Department Head, Industrial and Systems Engineering
Marty Muscatello, Former President and Chief Executive Officer, Foxguard Solutions and Qualtrax Inc.
-Please note that the list of speakers is subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances.
-Additional speakers will be added upon confirmation.