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Michael W. Grieves

Adjunct Associate Professor, Consortium Institute of Management & Business Analysis (CUIS)


Management Sciences
W230  John Pappajohn Bus Bldg
The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242-1994
Ph: 319-335-0920
Fax: 319-384-1937
E-mail: mgrieves@ameritech.net

Academic History

  • EDM (Executive Doctor in Management), Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, 2000
  • MBA, Oakland University, Rochester, MI, 1979
  • BSc, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, 1972

      Selected Publications

      • Product Lifecyle Quality (PLQ): a Framework with Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) for Achieving Product Quality, Michael W. Grieves, International Journal of Manufacturing Technology and Management, vol 19, 2010, 180-190
      • PLM, Process, Practice, and Provenance: Knowledge Provenance in Support of Business Practices in Product Lifecyucle Management, Michael W. Grieves, M. Tanniru, International Journal of Product Lifecycle Management, vol 3, 2008, 37-53
      • Product Lifecycle Management: The New Pradigm for Enterprises, Michael W. Grieves, International Journal of Product Development, vol 2, 2005, 71-84

            Other Work

            • Back to the Future: Product Lifecycle Management and the Virtualization of Product Information, Michael W. Grieves, in Product Realization: A Comprehensive Approach, M. Tomovic & W. Shaoping, eds. New York: Springer, 2008
            • Measuring the Impact of Product Lifecycle Management: A Process Model, Conceptual Frameworks, and a Logi Model, Michael W. Grieves, C. Tomovic, M. Walton, L. Ncube, in Product Realization: A Comprehensive Approach, M. Tomovic & W. Shaoping, eds. New York: Springer, 2008
            • Product Lifecycle Management: Driving the Next Generation of Lean Thinking, Michael W. Grieves, McGraw-Hill, 2006

              Current & Prior Positions

              • Research Professor, School of Business, Oakland University, Rochester, MI, 2008 - Present
              • Adjunct Associate Professor, Consortium of Universities for International Studies, Osolo, Italy, 2005 - Present
              • Chairman, Board of Directors, Interactive Frontiers, 1995 - Present
              • Visiting Professor, College of Technology, Purdue University, 2006 - 2007
              • , Board of Directors, AutoWeb Communications, Inc., Japan, 2004 - 2006
              • Chairman, Audit and Compensation Committees, Board of Directors Dyntek Corporation, 2000 - 2006
              • Chairman, CEO, and Founder, Data Systems Network Corporation, 1986 - 2000
              • President, Computer Alliance Corporation, 1985 - 1986
              • Executive Vice-President, Computer Alliance Corporation, 1980 - 1984
              • Data Center Manager, Quanex Corporation, 1978 - 1979
              • Adjunct Professor, School of Engineering, Oakland University, Cleveland, OH, 1978 - 1979
              • Director, National Services and Support Operations, 1975 - 1977
              • Director, Timeshare Operations, National Services and Support Operations, 1971 - 1974
              • Systems Programmer and Operations, National Services and Support Operations, 1969 - 1970