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Positions

  • Lecturer of Business Analytics

    Tippie College of Business

  • Professor, Decision Sciences

    St. Ambrose University, Davenport, IA, 08/2003 - 12/2016

  • Adjunct Professor, Industrial Engineering, Management Sciences

    The University of Iowa, IA, 1/2002 - 12/2016

  • Professor, Industrial Engineering

    St. Ambrose University, Davenport, IA, 1/1993 - 8/2003

  • Manager, Engineering, Controls, and Information Systems

    Komar Industries, Groveport, OH, 1/1991 - 12/1992

  • Network and Applications Support, Corporate Financial Services

    Deere & Company, Moline, IL, 1/1990 - 12/1991

  • Manager, Computer Network Operations

    Deere & Company Technical Center, Moline, IL, 1/1988 - 12/1990

  • Adjunct Professor, College of Business

    St. Ambrose University, Davenport, IA, 1/1988 - 12/1991

  • Vice President

    Software Generation Incorporated (SGI), 01/1983 - 12/2016

  • Manufacturing Engineer, Manufacturing R&D

    Deere & Company Administrative Center, Moline, IL, 1/1980 - 12/1988

  • Project Manager, Manufacturing R&D

    John Deere Waterloo Tractor Works, Waterloo, IA, 1/1978 - 12/1980

  • Co-op student

    John Deere Waterloo Tractor Works, Waterloo, IA, 1/1976 - 12/1978

Education

  • PhD in Industrial Engineering, The University of Iowa, 1997
  • MBA, St. Ambrose University, 1984
  • BS in Industrial Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, 1978

Professional Memberships

  • Moodle Users Association, International, 2017
  • American Society for Engineering Education, 1997
  • Society of Manufacturing Engineers, 1993
  • Institute of Industrial & Systems Engineers, 1975

Selected Awards & Honors

  • Camtasia Certified, TechSmith, 2021
  • Canvas Community Level 11 Helper, Instructure, 2020
  • MBA8150 - Business Analytics QM Certified, Quality Matters, 2019
  • Best in Track, “Time Warping Education: A Business Statistics Example”, Sloan-C 10th Annual Blended Learning Conference and Workshop, 2013
  • Integrated Manufacturing Predoctoral Fellowship, United States Department of Energy, 1995
  • Particularly Helpful Moodler Award, Moodle.org, 2013 - 2021
  • IE Outstanding Adjunct Professor Award, The University of Iowa, 2005

Selected Publications

Selected Presentations