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Connect is an electronic newsletter produced by the Statler College Industrial and Management Systems Engineering Department for alumni and friends, and faculty and staff.

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Connect Fall 2023

  • WVU industrial engineers help businesses boost productivity, go green with free waste assessments
  • Liu receives Harvey J. Greenberg research award for sepsis prediction research
  • Publications by the IMSE faculty members were awarded the prestigious NIOSH Alice Hamilton award in the Engineering and Control category
  • WVU partnering with industry to improve health, environmental outcomes for disadvantaged communities
  • WVU launches new online Occupational Safety and Health Ph.D. program
  • IMSE to host Industrial Engineering Senior Leaders Panels
  • Industrial Engineering Capstone Program (IECP) aims to enhance the Industry-Academia partnership
  • VP of Hutchinson Industries Defense and Mobility Solutions delivered Gochenour Lecture at WVU
  • Two IMSE alums Lynn Dagar and Johnny Shields recently inducted to the Academy of Industrial Engineers
  • Alumni who inspire: David Baker
  • Steven Saab received 2023 Margaret Buchanan Cole Young Alumni Award
  • Nailler family’s planned gift pays tribute to WVU family impact

Connect Fall 2022

  • IMSE strengthens West Virginia's manufacturing infrastructure through $3.8 million NSF grant
  • Student Graduation
  • IMSE student earns third place at IISE Conference for project that increased respirator production during pandemic
  • Industrial engineering student named finalist in Collegiate Business Plan Competition
  • Interdisciplinary WVU students win the Race to the Case Competition
  • Shoyeb Raihan wins first place in the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences’ annual poster competition
  • The WVU IISE student chapter received a GOLD Award for its outstanding performance, service, and achievement throughout the 2021-2022 year
  • IMSE welcomes new faculty members and researchers, Choudhury, Ryu and Liu to the Statler College
  • IMSE faculty chosen for sixth IDEA Fellows cohort
  • Nimbarte, Wuest and Ahmed receive funding for US EPA proposal “A Novel and Integrated Approach to Enhance Adoption of Pollution Prevention (P2) Practices”
  • Applications for multiple tenure-track and non-tenure track faculty positions at the level of Assistant/Associate Professor available
  • Wuest recognized for his research in the Statler College
  • Statler College professors receive Distinguished Mountaineer Awards
  • WVU launches new Master of Science in Engineering Management online degree program
  • NEW Accelerated Bachelors to Masters (ABM) degree program available for BSIE students to earn two degrees (BSIE and MSIE) in 5 years
  • Kaiser Aluminum President and CEO delivers Gochenour Lecture at WVU
  • Two IMSE alums Dave Hawkins and Ryan Hoffman recently inducted to the Academy of Industrial Engineers