Bill Ferrell of Clemson University has been appointed to a professorship that recognizes his instrumental role in developing an online master’s program that has graduated about 100 students in four years and is expected to pay for a $10 million addition to Freeman Hall.
Ferrell was named the Fluor-Clemson International Capital Supply Chain Partnership Professor in Industrial Engineering.
The professorship recognizes a sustained record of excellence in teaching, research, scholarship and service.
It is designed to support and enhance the industrial engineering department’s partnership with Fluor Corporation, the department’s ongoing teaching and research efforts in supply chain logistics, and the Master of Engineering in Industrial Engineering. The master’s program focuses on supply chain logistics, specifically addressing capital projects. Read Full Story »
Paul Alongi, College of Engineering and Science