Steven Butt

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Steven Butt
Professor and Chair
Office: 
(269) 276-3356
Location: 
E-227 Floyd Hall, Mail Stop 5336
Mailing address: 
Department of Engineering Design, Manufacturing and Management Systems
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5336 USA
Education: 
  • Ph.D., Industrial Engineering and Operations Research, Pennsylvania State University, 1994.
  • M.S., Industrial Engineering and Operations Research, Pennsylvania State University, 1991.
  • B.A., Mathematics and Chemistry, Earlham College, 1986.
Research interests: 
  • Operations research.
  • Vehicle routing and scheduling.
  • Employee scheduling and rostering.
Bio: 

Grants and awards

  • Director's Award for Teaching Excellence, 1994, from the University of Auckland.
  • Tau Beta Pi, Outstanding Faculty Award, 2000, WMU College of Engineering and Applied Sciences.

Professional memberships

  • Institute for Operations Research and Management Science.
  • Institute of Industrial Engineers.
  • Operational Research Society of New Zealand.
  • American Society for Engineering Education.