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Mostafa Fawzy, Ph.D.
Instructor

Department

Industrial and Systems Engineering

Education

  • Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering, Iowa State University (2015)
  • M.S. in Industrial Engineering, King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia (2012)
  • B.S. in Industrial Engineering, King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia (2007) 

Research Interests

  • Development of a decision-making support system for complex problems, such as energy production.
  • Improve work processes and engineering education environment.
  • Use of lean principles as an agent for organizational transformation.
  • Development of organizational strategies for process improvement and performance enhancement.
  • Development of strategic plans for both profit and non-profit organizations in addition to the implementation of Balanced Scorecard.

Research Proposals and Grants

  • Componation, P., Terpenny, J., & Fawzy, M., (March 2014), Extending the Deming Management Model. Submitted to The W. Edwards Deming Institute
  • Mba-Wright, M., Componation, P., Brown, R., & Fawzy, M., (2013), Advanced Manufacturing Strategies of Energy Systems to Reduce Biofuels Costs. Granted by Iowa State University Biobased Industry Center
  • Componation, P., Mba-Wright, M., Brown, R., Fawzy, M., & Daugaard, T., (September 2013), Advanced Manufacturing Technologies Applied to Bioenergy Systems. Submitted to NSF Manufacturing Enterprise Systems (MES) Program Solicitation
  • Componation, P., Mba-Wright, M., Brown, R., & Fawzy, M., (March 2013), Application of Advanced Manufacturing Energy to Reduce Biofuels Life-Cycle Costs. Submitted to the Bailey Research Career Development Award 

Selected Publications

Journal Publications
  • Amin-Naseri, M., Gilbert, S., & Fawzy, M. (under revision). Cognitive Work Analysis and Simulation (CWAS): Bridging the gap between analysis and simulation. Journal of Cognitive Engineering and Decision Making.
  • Fawzy, M., Krejci, C., Componation, P., & Hu, G. (under revision). A Multi-Criteria Decision Framework for an Unstructured Complex Problem: Biofuel Unit Manufacturing. Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews.
  • Fawzy, M., Componation, P., & Hu, G. (2015). Stakeholders' Requirements Assessment for Biofuel Production. International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), 4(11), 2439-2449.
  • Fawzy, M., & Componation, P. (2015). Biofuel Production: Utilizing Stakeholders' Perspectives for Units Manufacturing. Engineering Management Journal, 27(2), 85-96.
  • Fawzy, M., & Componation, P. (2014). Biofuel Production: Stakeholders' Identification. Journal of Management and Engineering Integration, 7(1), 15-22.
Conference Proceedings
  • Fawzy, M., & Componation, P. J. (2015, September). Biofuel production: Potential Requirements Integration. Paper presented at International Conference on Operations Excellence and Service Engineering (IEOM 2015 – Orlando), (pp.894 - 902). Orlando, U.S.
  • Fawzy, M. (2015, September). Employees’ Resistance to Change: Correspondence Tracking System Development. Paper presented at International Conference on Operations Excellence and Service Engineering (IEOM 2015 – Orlando), (pp.968 - 979). Orlando, U.S.
  • Fawzy, M., & Componation, P. J. (2015, March). Biofuel production: Fast Pyrolysis Units’ Manufacturing Infrastructure. Paper presented at Fifth International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management (IEOM 2015), (pp.2577 - 2583). Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
  • Fawzy, M., Olson, E., Heising, C. & Componation, P. (2015, March). Deming's Approach Implementation on the Central Correspondences Department at Jeddah Municipality. Paper presented at The 21st Annual International Deming Research Seminar, (pp. 160 - 173). Washington D.C., U.S.
  • Fawzy, M. (2012, July). A Study on Resistance to Change at Jeddah Municipality: A Case Study of Automating the Correspondence Tracking System. Paper presented at Third International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management (IEOM 2012), (pp. 2037 - 2046). Istanbul, Turkey. http://iieom.org/ieom2012/pdfs/485.pdf

Professional Activities and Affiliations

  • Member, Institute of Industrial Engineers
  • Member, W. Edwards Deming Institute
  • Member, Engineering Corporation, Egypt
  • Member, Project Management Institution
  • Member, Saudi Society for Systems and Industrial Engineering, Saudi Arabia
  • Reviewer, Fifth International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management (2015)
  • Reviewer, Second Graduate and Professional Students' Research Conference at Iowa State University (2015)
  • Reviewer, Journal of Enterprise Transformation (2013-2014)

Work Experience

  • Instructor, Northern Illinois University College of Engineering and Engineering Technology (2016-Present)
  • Head of Education Department, Middle East Learning and Cultural Center (2016)
  • Instructor, Iowa State University (2015)
  • Research Assistant, Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering, Iowa State University (2013-2015)
  • Project Manager, Al-Masarat Consulting Office, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia (2011-2012)
  • Project Manager, Bena'a Center, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia (2008-2011)
  • Manager of Project Management Department, Bena'a Center, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia (2008)
  • Project Manager and Development Assistant, Jeddah Municipality, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia (2007-2011)

Mostafa Fawzy

Contact

815-753-4200
mfawzy1@niu.edu
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