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Dwight Look College of Engineering, Texas A&M University
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Professional Activities and Notable Positions

Member, Texas Deans of Engineering.

Member, Texas Board of Professional Engineers, Professional Engineering Exam Committee.

Member, Executive Committee, Texas Engineering & Technical Consortium.

State Administrator, Department of Homeland Security State Homeland Security Grant Program for the State of Texas .

Founding Chair, National Domestic Preparedness Consortium of the Department of Homeland Security.

Member, Task Force on Eco and Animal Rights Terrorism, National Association of State Universities and Land Grant Colleges .

Member, Executive Working Group for the Office of State & Local Government Coordination and Preparedness, U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

Executive Director, National Emergency Response and Rescue Training Center .

Executive Director, System Assessment and Validation for Emergency Responders Program.

Trustee, Southwest Research Institute.

Member, Advanced Energy Technical Working Group, Texas Technology Initiative.

Session Chair, "Using Decision Analysis to Manage Canadian Resources," CORS/INFORMS, Banf , Canada , May 2004.

Session Chair, "Teaching Decision Analysis," INFORMS Annual Meeting, Denver , Colo. , Oct. 26, 2004.

Reviewer, INFORMS Transactions on Education.

Member, Editorial Board, International Journal of Computational Science and Engineering.

Reviewer, Mathematical Reviews.

Reviewer, European Journal of Operational Research.

Reviewer, Asia-Pacific Journal of Operational Research.

Reviewer, Computers and Operations Research .

Proposal Reviewer, Civilian Research and Development Foundation.

Session Chair, INFORMS Annual Meeting, Denver , Colo. , Oct., 2004.

Associate Editor, IIE Transactions on Scheduling and Logistics.

Member, INFORMS Membership Committee.

Member, IIE Doctoral Colloquium Advisory Committee.

Member, Organization Committee (Co-chair for Invited Sessions), 2005 INFORMS Annual Meeting, New Orleans , La.

Chair, Paper Competition, Junior Faculty Interest Group, INFORMS, 2004.

Invited Session Organizer and Chair, IIE Annual Research Conference, Houston , Texas , May 15-19, 2004.

Sponsored Session Organizer and Chair, INFORMS Annual Meeting, Denver , Colo. , Oct. 25-27, 2004.

Invited Participant, National Science Foundation Multi-Disciplinary Workshop, "At the Interface of Cyberinfrastructure and Operations Research," Washington , D.C. , August 2004.

Invited Speaker, IIE Doctoral Colloquium, Houston , Texas , May 15, 2004.

Referee, Computers and Operations Research.

Referee, IIE Transactions.

Referee, Naval Research Logistics.

Referee, Omega.

Referee, Management Science.

Referee, European Journal of Operational Research.

Referee, International Journal of Production Research.

Session Chair, "Robust Design and Process Optimization," IIE Annual Research Conference, Houston , Texas , May 16, 2004.

Session Co-Chair, "Integrated Sensing for Detection, Diagnosis, and Control," IIE Annual Research Conference, Houston , Texas , May 17, 2004.

Panel Organizer, "Director's Messages - Funding Trend and Opportunities at Federal Agencies," INFORMS Annual Meeting, Denver , Colo. , Oct. 25, 2004.

Track Organizer, "Distributed Sensing," INFORMS Annual Meeting, Denver , Colo. , Oct. 26, 2004.

Co-Chair Quality Track and Member Program Committee, 2005 IIE Annual Research Conference, Atlanta , Ga.

Council Member, INFORMS Section on Quality, Statistics, and Reliability.

Co-Guest Editor, IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering, special issue on Distributed Sensing for Quality and Productivity Improvement.

Reviewer, IIE Transactions: Quality and Reliability.

Reviewer, Naval Research Logistics.

Reviewer, ASME Transactions, Journal of Manufacturing Science.

Reviewer, Technometrics.

Reviewer, IIE Transactions, Special Issue on Data-Mining.

Reviewer, IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering.

Reviewer, IEEE Transactions on Semiconductor Manufacturing.

Proposal review panelist for Manufacturing Enterprise System, National Science Foundation, June 2004.

Proposal review panelist for Manufacturing Enterprise System, National Science Foundation, December 2004.

Reviewer, European Journal of Operational Research.

Reviewer, IIE Transactions on Quality and Reliability.

Reviewer, Naval Research Logistics.

Member, Industrial Engineering Sub-Committee, Fundamentals of Engineering Committee, National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying.

Reviewer, IIE Transactions.

Reviewer, Computers & Industrial Engineering.

President, Minority Issues Forum, INFORMS, 2003-2005.

Special Events Chair, 2005 INFORMS Annual Meeting, New Orleans , La. .

Co-organizer, Professional Development Evening, SIAM Annual Meeting, Portland , Ore. , July 2004.

Referee, European Journal of Operational Research.

Referee, Annals of Operations Research.

Referee, ACM-SIAM 2005 Symposium of Discrete Algorithms.

Senior Editor, Journal of Manufacturing Systems.

Keynote Speaker, National Science Foundation Workshop for the Recruitment and Retention of Minority Educators, Washington , D.C. , Sept. 22, 2004.

Session Chair, "Stochastic Integer Programming: Column Generation," 10th International Conference on Stochastic Programming, Tucson , Ariz. , Oct. 10-15, 2004.

Referee, INFORMS Journal on Computing.

Referee, Environmental Modeling and Software Journal.

Referee, Simulation Modeling Practice and Theory.

Proposal Reviewer, National Science Foundation.

Proposal Reviewer, National Sciences and Engineering Research Council.

Associate Editor, Journal of Manufacturing Systems.

Member Editorial Board, Assembly Automation.

Member Editorial Board, International Journal of Industrial Engineering.

Member, Organizing Committee, International Material Handling Research Colloquium, Graz , Austria , June 2004.

Program Chair, Organizing Committee, Winter Simulation Conference, Washington , D.C. , December 2004.

Past President, College-Industry Council on Material Handling Education.

Trustee, Scholarship Fund, Institute of Industrial Engineers .

Referee, IIE Transactions.

Session Chair, INFORMS Annual Meeting, Denver , Colo. , October 2004.

Session organizer, INFORMS Annual Meeting, Denver , Colo. , October 2004.

Session organizer, IIE Annual Research Conference, Houston , Texas , May 2004.

Member, National Science Foundation Panel.

Reviewer, Hong Kong University Grants Committee.

Reviewer, European Journal of Operational Research.

Reviewer, International Journal of Production Research.

Reviewer, Decision Sciences.

Reviewer, IIE Transactions.

Reviewer, IMA Journal of Management Mathematics.

Reviewer, Interfaces.

Reviewer, Production Planning and Control.

Reviewer, Operations Research.

Reviewer, Transportation Research E.