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“Clemson IE is committed to advancing state-of-the-art industrial engineering research and degree programs. Our innovative and challenging curricula are designed to meet the ever-increasing global demand for industrial engineering graduates.” Kevin Taaffe, Department Chair

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Open Faculty Positions:

Fluor Endowed Chair - Successful candidates will have an exemplary record of scholarship, external research funding, teaching, and service and will be expected to articulate a research vision that promotes collaboration between Clemson IE, national and regional industry partners, and other stakeholders.

Tenure-Track Assistant Professor - We are seeking candidates with a strong methodological background in areas related to modern industrial engineering such as the interface of operations research and data analytics and data-driven modeling and optimization.

Department Spotlights

December 2022 Graduation

Monday January 23, 2023

Congratulations to all of our December 2022 Clemson IE Graduates! We were thrilled to throw a Pre-Graduation Event for the students, which was hosted in Freeman Hall before the event.

National Science Foundation visits Dr. Divya Srinivasan’s lab

Tuesday December 06, 2022

Recently, Sethuraman Panchanathan, director of the National Science Foundation (NSF), came to Clemson to visit Clemson’s International Center for Automotive Research (CU-ICAR).

IE Student Research Travel Award

Wednesday October 05, 2022

Recently, as many as 10 students have been awarded with the Student Research Travel Award.


IE Spotlights

Persia Ghotbi-Taheri

Persia profile"Once I set foot on campus, I just knew it was the perfect place for me." Persia, now an industrial engineering major at Clemson, is making the most of her time on campus by supporting her peers. She is serving a year as president of the Clemson chapter of the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE). More Info»

Eliza Macaulay

Eliza profile"Placed first in the IISE Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference technical paper competition." Eliza Macaulay, a junior in the Industrial Engineering department at Clemson University, placed first in the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE) Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference technical paper competition for her paper titled “Understanding the Vulnerabilities of Youth to Sex Trading in Minnesota Districts.”  More Info»

Dr. Yongjia Song

Song profile"Awarded prestigious NSF Career" Dr. Yongjia Song has received the prestigious NSF Career Award for his grant titled "An Adaptive Stochastic Look-ahead Framework for Disaster Relief Logistics under Forecast Uncertainty". More Info»