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Women in Data Science conference

In partnership with Stanford University, MIDAS will participate in the 2017 Women in Data Science Conference, with live speakers on campus and a simulcast of the conference proceedings from Stanford.

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Allyse Locker awarded 2nd place in IISE Irv Otis Scholarship

IOE Senior Allyse Locker was awarded 2nd place in the Institute of Industrial & Systems Engineers (IISE) Detroit Chapter Irv Otis Scholarship.

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Lauren Steimle elected to Subdivisions Council of INFORMS

Lauren Steimle, a PhD student in Industrial and Operations Engineering, has been elected the student chapter representative on the Subdivisions Council of INFORMS.

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“I wouldn’t be at the University of Michigan without donors. That is the reason I was able to come to the University of Michigan and the reason that I am still motivated and passionate about IOE. I work harder in my classes because I know that donors are putting a lot and investing a lot in me and I want to make sure that I’m doing the best I can to make the biggest impact on the University and whatever job I go out and take.” 

- Lizzy Ettleson


Scholarship funding has a profound impact on the students it supports, as evidenced by Lizzy’s video. Learn more about giving and becoming a victor for Industrial and Operations Engineering. 

Faculty Positions Available

The Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering at the University of Michigan invites applications and nominations for faculty positions beginning September, 2017.