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RichardĀ Jerz

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Main Campus
Ambrose Hall, 408
518 W. Locust St.
Davenport, IA 52803


Areas of professional interest include cost/capacity analysis of process alternatives, computer-integrated manufacturing, and instructional technologies.


Education and Training

The University of Iowa
Iowa City, Iowa

St. Ambrose University
Davenport, Iowa

Illinois Institute of Technology
Chicago, Illinois

United States Department of Energy
Integrated Manufacturing Predoctoral Fellowship


Courses Taught

Operations Management
Business Statistics


Notable Publications

Jerz, R., Fischer, G., "Experiences in Designing a Design for Manufacturing (DFM) Course," ASEE Annual Conference, Portland, OR, June 2005.
Jerz, R., "Creating Multimedia Courseware for an Engineering Graphics Course," ASEE Annual Conference, Montreal, Canada, June 2002. 
Jerz, R., "Redesigning Engineering Graphics to Include CAD and Sketching Exercises," ASEE Annual Conference, Montreal, Canada, June 2002. 
Jerz, R., "How CAD Forces Changes to Engineering Graphics Education," ASEE Annual Conference Proceedings, Albuquerque, New Mexico, June 2001.
Jerz, R., "Combining the Resource Consumption Model (RCM) and the Cambridge Engineering Selector (CES) to Analyze Product Design" Symposium on Materials and Process Selection, Euromat, Rimini, Italy, June 2001.


American Society for Engineering Education, Institute of Industrial Engineering, Society of Manufacturing Engineers