Associate Professor of Industrial Engineering
College of Engineering, Computing and Applied Sciences
Contact: 864-656-5649 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Joel Greenstein is an associate professor in the Department of Industrial Engineering. His research focuses on user-centered design, human-computer interaction, computer-supported collaborative work and knowledge management, and human factors. His degrees are in mechanical engineering with an emphasis on product and system design from the University of Illinois at Chicago (B.S.), Stanford University (M.S.), and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Ph.D.).
As part of an NSF grant, Joel is working with Larry Fredendall and Kevin Taaffe to improve patient flow in perioperative services at Greenville Health System by developing information technology to ease the process of documentation and facilitate coordination between various units at the hospital. He is also working on a project with Rae Cho for the GHS Management Engineering and Project Management Office to develop customized Lean Six Sigma instructional materials. In 2009-2010, he worked with the GHS Pharmacy on a project to map the processes and identify the potential errors involved in oral anti-coagulation therapy. He has also conducted research on the following health care applications:
Industrial Engineering, Human Factors, User-Centered Design, Computers, Mobile Technology