Industrial Engineering

Clemson IE Brings Home Several 2023 HFES Awards

During the 67th HFES Annual Meeting in Washington, DC, Clemson IE students and faculty were awarded for their contributions to the human factors and ergonomics field, followed by the student chapter receiving the Gold HFES Chapter Recognition Award.

Professor Bill Ferrell wins Reed-Apple Education Award from the Material Handling Institute

Bill Ferrell.  Dr. Bill Ferrell of Clemson University was recently honored with the esteemed Reed-Apple Education Award from the Material Handling Institute (MHI) for his significant contributions to facilities and material handling education. Ferrell serves as the Fluor International Supply Chain Professor in Clemson IE and associate dean of the Graduate School. An MHI video available here describes […]

Raul Chavez-Negrete named Program Coordinator for the Master’s in Engineering in Industrial Engineering

Starting in August 2023, Dr. Raul Chavez-Negrete, DBA, MS, took on a position in Clemson IE as a Professor of Practice and the Program Coordinator for the Master’s in Engineering in Industrial Engineering Program. With his passion and background in business, Raul enjoys teaching combinations of business, management, and engineering subjects to his undergraduate students […]

Like Mother, Like Son – Clemson World

Malik Balogun ’23 followed in his mother’s footsteps when he chose to attend Clemson. He did it again when he selected Industrial Engineering as his major and yet again when he sought a leadership position to help make Clemson a more welcoming campus for all.

NSF Funding Award

Congratulations to Dr. Jackie Cha and Dr. Dan Li, both Assistant Professors in Clemson IE, for receiving a National Science Foundation (NSF) funding award for their submission titled “CICI: UCSS: Human-Centered Cybersecurity in Robotic Surgery (HCCRS) – Coordinating the Human and Cyber Infrastructure for Cybersecurity”! The goal of this research is to design new human-centered […]

Alec Gonzales awarded first prize at IISE Annual Conference

Congratulations to Alec Gonzales, a Ph.D. student in Clemson IE, who was recently awarded first prize in the People and Systems category during the IISE Annual Conference and Expo 2023! For this competition, students had 3 minutes to pitch their dissertation research to a non-technical audience focusing on the need for our research, our contributions, […]

Bill Ferrell elected IISE VP for the Mid-Atlantic Region

Congratulations to Dr. Bill Ferrell, who has recently been elected as the IISE – Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers VP for the Mid-Atlantic Region! Ferrell joined the Clemson University Industrial Engineering Department in August 1988 after receiving his PhD in Operations Research from NC State University. “I found logistics/supply chains fascinating during my PhD […]