GET Alumni

Biography
Peter is currently employed by Tenneco as a Corporate Warranty Manager for North American Ride Performance

Research Interests
Knowledge Management, Process Improvement, and Quality

Teaching Case Study Topics

  • Corporate Governance within an Automotive Supplier
  • Process Improvement and Management

Dissertation Topic
Manufacturing Knowledge Management [Dissertation]

Graduated
Winter 2016


Biography
Mark is currently employed by Delphi as a Functional Safety Manager

Research Interests
Innovation, Organizational Learning, and Operational Sustainability

Teaching Case Study Topics

  • The Story of Asahiyama Zoo

Dissertation Topic
Engineering Problem Solving & Sustained Learning [Dissertation]

Graduated
Winter 2013


Biography
Nancy is currently employed by Belle Michigan Fund as a General Partner

Research Interests
E-leadership, Cultural Intelligence, Innovation and Investment

Teaching Case Study Topics

  • Vehicle Personalization at Point of Sale: Developing an Integrated Business Strategy for Starting a New Business within a Mature Corporation

Dissertation Topic
Global e-Mentoring: Overcoming Virtual Distance for an Effective Partnership [Dissertation]

Graduated
Winter 2014


Biography
Darrell is currently employed by Teva Pharmaceuticals as Director of Operational Excellence & Technology Transfers

Research Interests
Product Development, Complex Systems, Innovation

Teaching Case Study Topics

  • Hybrid Technology Decision
  • Hybrid Electric Vehicle: Mature Companies Launching Innovative Technologies

Dissertation Topic
Product Development Framework for Managing Complexity & Flexibility in Defense Industry Projects [Dissertation]

Graduated
Winter 2013


Biography
Mark is currently employed by TRQSS, Inc. as President

Research Interests
Innovation, Organizational Learning, and Production Systems

Teaching Case Study Topics

  • Failure at Launch
  • Global Effect of a Natural Disaster on a Lean Supply Network

Dissertation Topic
Developing Innovation Capability in a Mass Production Environment [Dissertation]

Graduated
Winter 2017


Biography
Steve is currently employed by Tank Automotive Research Development Engineering Command as a Senior Research Scientist and Project Manager

Research Interests
Business Process Optimization, Product Development, and Program Management

Teaching Case Study Topics

  • The Engineer with the Missing Finger: Risk and Value in Mining
  • When Analysis Fails in Merger Acquisitions

Dissertation Topic
Product Development Resilience through Set-Based Design [Dissertation]

Graduated
Fall 2017


Biography
Rita is currently employed as CEO of D'Angelo Advantage, LLC

Research Interests
Laboratory Development Tests: Designing An Agile Quality Management System

Teaching Case Study Topics

  • Implementation of Lean Management Across a Multi-Site Laboratory Group

Dissertation Topic
Laboratory Developed Tests: Designing an Agile Quality Management Systems

Graduated
Fall 2017


Biography
Greg is currently employed by Tank Automotive Research Development Engineering Command

Research Interests
Business Process Optimization, Product Development, and Program Management

Teaching Case Study Topics

  • Structured Process for Balancing Design Trade-offs: Case of Ground Combat Vehicles

Dissertation Topic
Enhanced Set-Based Design to Engineer Resilience for Long-Lived Systems

Graduated
Fall 2017

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