Industrial Engineering in conjunction with the Student Chapters organizes a Seminar Series throughout the year. Various topics will be covered by industry and academic experts. Seminar topics, location and a short abstract and bio about the presenters will be available here as it becomes available.


Industrial Engineering Seminar Series
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
12:00 noon to 1:30 pm

E101, Engineering Building
A. Leon Linton Department of Mechanical Engineering

Ergonomics Applications and Challenges and Opportunities in Nigeria
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SPEAKER: Dr. Taiwo Moses Samuel

Senior Lecturer
Olabisi Onabanjo University
Ago Iwoye, Nigeria 

Date: Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Place: E101, Engineering Building
Lawrence Technological University
21000 West Ten Mile Road, Southfield, MI 48075

Time: 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

There is no charge for this free event! Pizza and drinks will be provided.


Speaker Biography

Dr. Taiwo Moses SamuelDr. Taiwo Moses Samuel is working as a faculty member at the Olabisi Onabanjo University. He is a Senior Lecturer and Acting Dean of Engineering and Deputy Provost, College of Engineering and Environmental Studies Ibogun Campus.

He was at Federal Institute of Industrial Research Oshodi (FIIRO) for his sabbatical in 2011. He is a lecturer at Olabisi Onabanjo University since 2003. Dr. Samuel was a project manager and shift manager at Consolidated Foods & Beverages Limited, Lagos. He was production engineer at Sahara Engineers Limited, Ibadan. Dr. Samuel was a lecturer at Federal College of Agriculture (IAR&T), Ibadan and Industrial/Production Engineer at Tropical Development Engineering Company Limited, Ibadan. He was Pupil Engineer at Purethought Engineering Company Limited, Ibadan during 1995 – 1996. Dr. Samuel was an Information Officer (NYSC) at Raw Materials Research & Development Council, Awka and Laboratory Assistant at Mathematics & Statistics Dept. The Polytechnic, Ibadan, Nigeria.

Currently, Dr. Samuel is visiting University of Michigan for a training program. He has published numerous conference and journal papers. He is a member, Nigerian Society of Engineers, Registered Engineer, Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria, Nigerian Institution of Agricultural Engineers, Associate Member, Nigerian Institute of Management and Nigerian Institute of Food Science and Technology, Member Nigerian Institute of Industrial Engineers, Professional Mwmber Industrial Engineering and Operations Management Society. Dr. Samuel has received BS in Agricultural Engineering, MS in Industrial and Production Engineering and Ph.D. in Agricultural & Environmental Engineering from University of Ibadan, Nigeria.


For additional information on the IE Seminar Series, please contact:

Ahad Ali, Ph.D., Associate Professor                                                 
Director of Industrial Engineering Programs (BS & MS)
Director, Smart Manufacturing and Lean Systems Research Group

Email:, Phone: 248-204-2531

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