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Dr. Atthur W. Smith
Professor, Department of Information Systems and Operations Management,
College of Business Administration, ST 4037,
The University of Toledo, Toledo, OH.
Ph: (419) 530-2097
Email : asmith@utnet.utoledo.edu


Dr. Arthur Smith is a professor of the department who teaches operations management, management science, business statistics, and information systems.
Dr. Smith's research interests are in the application of expert systems in manufacturing, implementation of Just-in-Time (JIT) concepts and practices in the U.S., flowshop scheduling, MIS issues in Computer Integrated Manufacturing (CIM), and the application of genetic algorithms.

His publications have appeared in the International Journal of Production Research, Information Systems and Operations Research, Engineering Management International, The Journal of Purchasing and Materials Management, The Journal of Business Forecasting, Employee Relations, and the International Journal of Manpower.

Dr. Smith joined The University of Toledo in 1984. He holds a Ph.D. (1980) from the University of Oklahoma, an M.B.A. (1973) from the University of Washington, and a B.Sc. (Chemical Engineering, 1965) from the University of the West Indies. Prior to joining the University he worked for Texaco as a chemical engineer, Banks Barbados Breweries as a production manager, and Syracuse University as an Assistant Professor.


Courses - Fall 1999


 
 ISOM 5520  BUAD 6040

 


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