2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog
Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
502 ENGINEERING CENTER
FAX: (248) 370-4625
Chairperson: Robert P. Van Til
Professors: Michael P. Polis, Barbara Oakley, Sankar Sengupta, Robert P. Van Til
Assistant Professors: Vijitashwa Pandey, Megan O. Conrad Sczygielski
Adjunct Assistant Professor: Patrick Hillberg
Visiting Instructor: William Edwards
The Industrial and Systems Engineering External Advisory and Development Board assists the department in enhancing its educational and research programs and ensuring their relevance to current and emerging technological needs. Board members are:
Kerry Coran, Lean Practitioner, Genesys Health System
Kevin Dahm, Supervising Engineer, DTE Energy Co.
Greggory R. Garrett, CEO & Managing Director, CGS Advisors LLC
Cameron T. Hill, Workplace Organization Lead, World Class Manufacturing, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles
Patrick Hillberg, Solution Architect, Siemens PLM Corp.
Doneen McDowell, Executive Director, Global/GMNA Manufacturing Engineering - Vehicle Systems, General Motors Corp.
Steve Savoie, Head of Industrial Engineering, Advanced Manufacturing Engineering, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles
Michael Sigelko, Chief Body Architect, General Motors Corp.
Bryan Talbert, Container Quality & Procurement Support Manager, General Motors Corp
Anthony Verrino, Head, Stamping Manufacturing Control Operations, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles
Gary Warren, Operations Manager, Rayconnect Inc.
The Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering carries out the mission of the School of Engineering and Computer Science by offering:
- an undergraduate major in Industrial and Systems Engineering;
- a master’s degree program in Industrial and Systems Engineering;
- a master’s degree program in Engineering Management with the cooperation of the School of Business Administration;
- a master’s degree program in Systems Engineering;
- a graduate certificate program in Productivity Improvement.
Also, the department actively participates in the school-wide Ph.D. program in Systems Engineering.
The undergraduate programs in the Industrial and Systems Engineering Department are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology.
Schedule of classes
Specific offerings for each semester may be found in the Schedule of Classes.