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.
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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.
IEMS Senior Design students, Dusean Guerrier, Natalie Hensley, Jean Joseph, and Manuel Molina were featured in an MC Assembly video about it's intern program. MC Assembly asked the students to study one of their new aerospace product lines and propose recommendations on how to increase its efficiency and productivity. This opportunity allowed the students to have real world experience working with a manufacturing line to knowledge from the classroom to help MC Assembly improve their manufacturing process.
Dr. Gavriel Salvendy, member of the U.S. National Academy of Engineering (NAE), joins the Department of Industrial Engineering beginning this Fall. He was the first elected member from the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society "for fundamental contributions to and professional leadership in human, physical and cognitive aspects of engineering systems.”
Catherine Ninah, an undergraduate student majoring in Industrial Engineering, is one of two UCF students who was presented with the prestigious Astronaut Scholarship on October 13th, 2016.
On Tuesday, September 27th, Brian DeZavala, Executive Vice President of ScreenworksUSA donated 30 custom polo shirts, embroidered with a Society of Sales Engineers (SSE) logo designed by the student team. This donation allows the SSE students to proudly display their SSE and UCF affiliation in national and regional competitions.