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Edward P. Fitts Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering

Dec 9, 2011

Collaboration aimed at automating manufacturing of regenerative medicine therapies

When it comes to manufacturing tissues and organs to cure disease and save lives, regenerative medicine is just like any other industry where automation, quality and efficiency are keys to success. That’s why Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center’s Institute for Regenerative Medicine is teaming up with North Carolina State University’s Edward P. Fitts Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering with the goal of applying the latest advances in industrial engineering to the new field of regenerative medicine. 

Apr 15, 2011

King named Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor

Dr. Russell E. King, professor in the Edward P. Fitts Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at North Carolina State University, has been awarded the NC State Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professorship for 2010-11. 

Feb 1, 2011

NC State Jenkins MBA, College of Engineering launch dual engineering MBA degree program

The NC State Jenkins MBA program (http://mgt.ncsu.edu/mba/) in the Poole College of Management and the Edward P. Fitts Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering in the College of Engineering (http://www.ise.ncsu.edu/) have announced the launch of a new Master of Industrial Engineering/Master of Business Administration (MIE/MBA) degree, allowing students to obtain both a master’s degree in industrial engineering and an MBA in two years. 

Jul 28, 2010

King receives IIE Holzman Distinguished Educator Award

Dr. Russell King, professor of industrial and systems engineering at North Carolina State University, has received the 2010 Albert G. Holzman Distinguished Educator Award from the Institute of Industrial Engineers. 

Oct 7, 2009

Wysk named Dopaco, Inc. Distinguished Professor

Dr. Richard A. Wysk has been named the Dopaco, Inc. Distinguished Professor in the Edward P. Fitts Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at North Carolina State University.