Industrial and systems engineers, like other engineers, are problem solvers. They design, streamline and improve complex processes and systems for maximum efficiency, whether the goal is to save time, save money, improve quality — or all three. Industrial and systems engineers are in high demand in nearly every sector of the economy, from manufacturing and service industries to energy.

At Wayne State's College of Engineering, you'll learn from nationally renowned faculty experts and benefit from our High Impact Practices of Student Success: team-based learning, global perspective, undergraduate research, internships and co-ops, and community service.

Highlights

Alumnus receives Pritzker Best Doctoral Dissertation Award
Meet the Chair
Industrial engineering alumnus follows path through GET Ph.D. program to prominence in auto parts industry
Dr. Rickli and Dr. Huang receive $370K NSF DUE grant
Masters Degree - Data Science and Business Analytics

Spotlight

Evrim received her B.S and M.S. degrees from the Department of Industrial Engineering at Bogazici University, Turkey in 2003 and 2006, respectively. Shortly after, she started her Ph.D. in Grado Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Virginia Tech under the guidance of Prof. Hanif D. Sherali and graduated in 2011. She specialized in global optimization and decision analysis, with applications in Healthcare Operations Management and Suppy Chain Management. Evrim has been an assistant professor in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Wayne State University since August, 2011. 

Evrim Dalkiran