Assistant Research ProfessorRoom: Eng. II 429
DARPA awarded $6.2 million to a team led by UCF Industrial Engineering and Management Systems Assistant Professor Ivan Garibay, director of UCF’s Complex Adaptive Systems Laboratory. It’s part of a new SocialSim program from DARPA that’s been in the works for more than a year. The researchers are tasked with developing accurate and scalable simulations to provide DARPA with a better understanding of online social behavior and its evolution.
Program AssistantRoom: ENG2 312G
Phone: (407) 823-1387
Bachelor of Science, Telecommunication, Spanish minor, University of Florida, Orlando, FL May 2009
Program Assistant, UCF IEMS Department, Orlando, FL August 2017 - Present
ESL Instructor, Berlitz Language Center, Orlando, FL December 2016 – August 2017
Sales Consultant, Whole Foods Market, Winter Park, FL November 2012 - December 2016
Witness Coordinator, Office of Public Defender, Orlando, FL September 2010 – April 2011
Waldemar Karwowski, Pegasus Professor and Chair, Department of Industrial Engineering & Management Systems, received the prestigious William Floyd Award from U.K.-based Chartered Institute of Ergonomics & Human Factors on April 26, 2017. This field of engineering involves human-centered design of systems, processes and equipment developed to fit people’s natural capabilities and limitations.
Dr. Deborah Nightingale joined UCF as a University Distinguished Professor in January 2017. She is a member of the National Academy of Engineering (NAE) and past-president and fellow of the Institute of Industrial and System Engineers. She is the lead author of two books: "Beyond the Lean Revolution: Achieving Successful and Sustainable Enterprise Transformation" and “Architecting the Future Enterprise" and serves on a number of boards and is a frequent keynote speaker.
University Distinguished Professor, Member, National Academy of Engineering (NAE)Room: ENG2 Room 410
Phone: (407) 823-2204
Dr. Deborah Nightingale joined UCF as a University Distinguished Professor in January 2017. She is also the Principal of Nightingale Consulting, specializing in helping global organizations to implement and integrate significant enterprise-wide transformation successfully.