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Philip C. Jones

Professor
Clement T. and Sylvia H. Hanson Family Chair in Manufacturing Productivity

Management Sciences
S282  John Pappajohn Bus Bldg
The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242-1994
Ph: 319-335-3737
Fax: 319-335-0297
E-mail: philip-c-jones@uiowa.edu
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Academic History

  • MA in Economics, University of California, Berkeley, 1977
  • PhD in Operations Research, University of California, Berkeley, 1977
  • MS in Operations Research, Stanford University, 1974
  • BIE, Georgia Tech, 1973

Expertise

  • Capital equipment acquisition and implementation
  • Designing and improving manufacturing material management systems
  • Manufacturing policy
  • Manufacturing productivity and logistics

    Selected Publications

        Sponsored Research

        • Sugarcane Harvest Logistics in Brazil, Barrett W. Thomas, Philip C. Jones. John Deere
        • Sugarcane Harvest Logistics in Brazil, Barrett W. Thomas, Philip C. Jones. John Deere
        • Sugarcane Harvest Logistics in Brazil, Barrett W. Thomas, Philip C. Jones. John Deere
        • Simulation-Based Activities to Teach Enterprise-Wide Effect of Manufacturing Practices, Jeffrey W. Ohlmann, Philip C. Jones, Barrett W. Thomas. Computer Integrated Manufacturing in Higher Education Alliance
        • Instructional Improvement Award, Jeffrey W. Ohlmann, Philip C. Jones, Barrett W. Thomas. University of Iowa Council on Teaching

        Other Work

        • Lean in Healthcare, Philip C. Jones, Barrett W. Thomas, Handbook of Healthcare Delivery Systems, 2010
        • Process Improvement at the University of Iowa’s Hospitals and Clinics Infusion Suite, Philip C. Jones, Sabi Singh, Barrett W. Thomas, 2007